Mānkdīm Shashdīw
(335 words)

Abū l-Ḥusayn Aḥmad ibn Abī Hāshim al-Ḥusaynī l-Qazwīnī, Mānkdīm (also vocalized as Mānkadīm, Mānkedīm and Mānakdīm) Shashdīw

Date of Birth: Unknown; latter part of 10th century

Place of Birth: Qazwīn, possibly Lanjā

Date of Death: 1034

Place of Death: Rayy

Biography

Born in the area of Qazwīn (he is called al-Qazwīnī in some biographical sources), Mānkdīm Shashdīw traced his lineage back to the Imām Ḥusayn. He was a fo…

Cite this page
Thomas, David, “Mānkdīm Shashdīw”, 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_22586>
First published online: 2010



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