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’…