Najm al-Dīn Abū l-ʿAbbās Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Rifʿa Date of Birth: 1247 Place of Birth: Cairo Date of Death: 1310 Place of Death: Cairo
Ibn al-Rifʿa was a leading Shāfiʿī jurist in Mamluk Cairo, acknowledged for his unrivalled learning in Hadith and fiqh by, among others, his student Taqī l-Dīn al-Subkī (q.v.), father of the historian of the Shāfiʿī law school, Tāj al-Dīn al-Subkī. He is known mainly for hi…
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“Ibn al-Rifʿa”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25493>