Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Waḍḍāḥ ibn Bazīʿ al-Umawī l-Marwānī l-Qurṭubī
Ibn Waḍḍāḥ Date of Birth: 815 Place of Birth: Cordova Date of Death: 3 February 900 Place of Death: Cordova
Ibn Waḍḍāh’̣s grandfather Bazīʿ was a slave soldier, probably a Christian from Oviedo, manumitted by the Cordovan Umayyad emir ʿAbd al-Raḥmān I (r. 756-88). Ibn Waḍḍāḥ’s non-Arab origin did not prevent him from entering the world of Islamic scholarship, but it did make him the obje…
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“Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Waḍḍāḥ ibn Bazīʿ al-Umawī l-Marwānī l-Qurṭubī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23771>