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Ibrāhīm b. al-Amīn b. ʿAlī al-ʿArakī
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known as Ibrāhīm al-Kabbāshī, b. 1201/1786-87, d. 1286/1869-70.

Sources

al-Kabbāshī (1971), 11-15 and 31-33; Hill, Biog. Dic., 173; “al-Kabbāshī”, 31-36; Karrar (1992), 30-33, 34, 80, 155-56.

Biography

A member of the famous Gezira holy clan, the ʿArakiyyūn (on whom, v. supra, Chapter One), who claimed to descend from the Prophet. He was born in the Gezira region and read the Qurʾān with ʿA1ī w. al-Fādnī at the village of Wad al-Fādnī, southeast of al-Ḥaṣāḥayṣā (on relations between the Fādniyya and the ʿArakiyyūn, see Makhṭūṭa, 62), …

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“Ibrāhīm b. al-Amīn b. ʿAlī al-ʿArakī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10011_3_1>
First published online: 2016



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