Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936)

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al-Abdarī
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Muḥammed b. Muḥammed b. Muḥammed b. al-ḥād̲j̲d̲j̲ al-Fāsī al-Ḳairawānī al-Tilimsānī al-Mag̲h̲ribī al-Mālikī Abū ʿAbd Allāh, a theologian, studied in Fez, went to Cairo whilst on a pilgrimage, settled there as a professor and died in Ḏj̲umādā I 737 (December 1336). He was probably the son of the author of the Riḥla [comp, preceeding article], to which his appellation of Ibn al-Ḥād̲j̲d̲j̲ perhaps refers. That he is not identical with this latter, as Goldziher (in the Zeitschr. d. Deutsch. Palästinavereins, xvii. 116 and Götting. Gelehrt. Anzeig., 1899, p. 466) assumes, is shown b…

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Brockelmann, “al-Abdarī”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 28 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_0148>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936



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