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Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn Yaʿqūb ibn Isḥāq al-Saʿdī al-Jūzajānī
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Al-Jūzajānī

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably early 9th c.

Place of Birth: Khurāsān

Date of Death: 870 or 873

Place of Death: Damascus

Biography

Al-Jūzajānī was originally from Khurāsān and traveled widely in the Muslim world before settling in Damascus. He is primarily known as a scholar and transmitter of ḥadīth, from Aḥmad ibn Ḥanbal among others. Some of his works and the traditions he cited in them are known through ḥadīth collectors of subsequ…

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Roggema, Barbara, “Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn Yaʿqūb ibn Isḥāq al-Saʿdī al-Jūzajānī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23750>
First published online: 2010



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