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Yūsuf b. ʿAbd al-Qādir b. Aḥmad b. Muḥammad b. ʿAbd Allāh b. Muḥammad b. ʿUmar al-Qargharī al-Qālimī al-Kullī al-Barnāwī
(299 words)

known as al-Shahīd, fl. 1259/1843-4.

Sources

Fih. Khid., iv, 93; Fih. Dār, ii, 164, vii, 57; Īḍāḥ, ii, 577-8; Kaḥḥāla, xiii, 280; Sarkīs, 553.

Biography

Although this person was clearly a scholar of some importance, it has not been possible to obtain any biographical information about him.

Works

1. Minaḥ al-Wahhāb fī qawāʿid al-iʿrāb.

A work in verse on grammar. Opens: Yaqūlu ʿabdu rabbihi ’l-shahīdū * Yūsufu najl al-ʿārif al-shahīdū.

Publ. Cairo, 1281/1864, 1302/1884-5 (incomplete copy in Ibadan (UL), Bornu, 53 ); text in Yahya (1986),…

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“Yūsuf b. ʿAbd al-Qādir b. Aḥmad b. Muḥammad b. ʿAbd Allāh b. Muḥammad b. ʿUmar al-Qargharī al-Qālimī al-Kullī al-Barnāwī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_20010_2_7>
First published online: 2016



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