Abū l-Ḥasan ʿAlī ibn Ṭāhir ibn Jaʿfar ibn ʿAbdallāh al-Qaysī al-Sulamī al-Naḥwī Date of Birth: 1039 or 1040 Place of Birth: Unknown Date of Death: 19 November 1106 Place of Death: Unknown
Al-Sulamī is an obscure figure, and what little we know about him comes from only four short entries in biographical dictionaries. He was a teacher of grammar in the Great Umayyad Mosque in Damascus, where he had a ḥalqa (circle of students), upon whom h…
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“ʿAlī ibn Ṭāhir al-Sulamī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24939>