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| 109,1 In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, the one God, we begin to transcribe the story of Aphikia, wife of Jesus the son of Sirach, vizier of king Salomon.|
— It is said: Salomon the wise heard about Aphikia, wife of Jesus the son of Sirach, his treasurer.
Expl: Isaac and Jacob and the rest of the saints. Amen, Amen. It was written in the fortress Damascus, in the house of the (above) mentioned father, the priest Joseph.
Aphikia, translatio anglica versionis arabicae. Aphikia, translatio anglica versionis arabicae.
Ed. M. D. Gibson, Studia Sinaitica VIII (1901) 59-63.