Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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ʿAbd al-Wāḥid al-Marrākushī
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Muḥyī l-Dīn Abū Muḥammad ʿAbd al-Wāḥid ibn ʿAlī l-Tamīmī l-Marrākushī

Date of Birth: 9 July 1185

Place of Birth: Marrakesh

Date of Death: Unknown; probably mid-13th century

Place of Death: Unknown


ʿAbd al-Wāḥid al-Marrākushī was born in Marrakesh, a town he calls ‘the first land that my skin touched’, in 1185, at the beginning of the reign of the Almohad Caliph Abū Yūsuf Yaʿqūb. At a very early age (…

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Boloix-Gallardo, Bárbara, “ʿAbd al-Wāḥid al-Marrākushī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 28 November 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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