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Muḥammad al-Makkī b. Ismāʿīl b. ʿAbd Allāh
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b. Shaʿbān 1237/January-February 1822, d. 2 Jumādā II 1324/24 July 1906.

Sources

MS: K. al-Nashʾa al-Makkiyya. Khartoum (NRO), Misc., 1/82/1321. Obituary of Muḥammad al-Makkī.

MacMichael (1912), 70 n.l.; Willis (1922), 187; Trimingham (1949), 235; Hill (1967), 183; Holt (1970), 21 and passim; Shaked (1978), 6, 18-19, 22 and 27; Ibrahim, thesis (1980), 86-89 and passim, Radtke (1992), 119-20.

Biography

The eldest son of Ismāʿīl al-Walī, he was educated in his father’s school. His father appointed him head of the Ismāʿīliyya ṭarīqa w…

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“Muḥammad al-Makkī b. Ismāʿīl b. ʿAbd Allāh”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 19 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10009_3_1>
First published online: 2016



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