Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Akhbār al-fuqahā’ wa-l-muḥaddithīn
(519 words)

Reports on legal scholars and traditionists


Date: Before 961

Original Language: Arabic


This book comprises 527 biographies of Andalusī scholars who lived between the end of the 8th century and 954 and who came mostly from Cordova, Elvira and Toledo. Entries are arranged in alphabetical order and, as well as the expected geographical and intellectual details about each scholar, al-Khushanī’s accounts abound in …

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Serrano Ruano, Delfina , “ Akhbār al-fuqahā’ wa-l-muḥaddithīn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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