Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar ibn al-Ḥusayn Date of Birth: 1149 or 50 Place of Birth: Rayy, Iran Date of Death: 1209 Place of Death: Herāt, Afghanistan
Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar, known as Fakhr al-Dīn al-Rāzī, was born in 1149 at Rayy in northern Persia. Until he was 16 he studied with his father, a scholar and preacher in Rayy, who educated al-Rāzī in the Ashʿarī school of theology an…
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“Fakhr al-Dīn al-Rāzī”, 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_25228>