Abū l-ʿAbbas ʿAbdallāh ibn Muḥammad al-Anbārī, Ibn Shirshīr Date of Birth: Unknown Place of Birth: Anbār, near Baghdad Date of Death: 906 Place of Death: Egypt
Little is known about al-Nāshiʾ al-Akbar’s life, except that he lived in Baghdad until about 893 and was employed as a government official, and that he moved to Egypt, where he remained until his death.
Al-Nāshiʾ was remembered for his singular theological views about God’…
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“Al-Nāshiʾ al-Akbar”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_22555>