Abū Yaʿqūb Isḥāq ibn Ḥunayn ibn Isḥāq al-ʿIbādī Date of Birth: About 830 Place of Birth: Possibly Baghdad Date of Death: 910-11 Place of Death: Baghdad
Isḥāq ibn Ḥunayn was the son of the great East Syrian (‘Nestorian’) Christian translator Ḥunayn ibn Isḥāq (q.v.). He was trained by his father as a physician and translator, and worked with him (and his cousin Ḥubaysh) on translations from Greek …
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“Isḥāq ibn Ḥunayn”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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