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Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn ʿAbdallāh ibn Shabīb al-Basṛ ī
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Muḥammad ibn Shabīb

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably late 8th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown, mid-9th c.

Place of Death: Unknown

Biography

Ibn Shabīb was probably born in Basra, but is often mentioned in connection with events in Baghdad. It is generally agreed that he was a student of Ibrāhīm al-Naẓẓām (q.v.), and so he must have known al-Jāḥiẓ (q.v.), who was another of al-Naẓz…

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Thomas, David, “Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn ʿAbdallāh ibn Shabīb al-Basṛ ī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24312>
First published online: 2010



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