Posted on 04/03/2012 by __socrates

IBAQ اباق
The absconding of slaves. The fugitive slave being termed abiq, or, if he be an infant, zall, or the strayed one. The restorer of a fugitive slave is entitled to a reward of forty dirhams, but no forward is given for the restoration of a starved infant slave. [SLAVERY.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam