Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Sadīd al-Dīn Maḥmūd ibn ʿAlī ibn Ḥasan al-Ḥimmaṣī l-Rāzī

Date of Birth: Unknown; probably mid-12th century

Place of Birth: Unknown; in or near Rayy

Date of Death: After 1204

Place of Death: Unknown


Maḥmūd ibn ʿAlī ibn Ḥasan al-Ḥimmaṣī (who is sometimes confused with the 14th-century figure Maḥmūd ibn ʿAlī ibn Maḥmūd al-Ḥimmaṣī) was an Imāmī Shīʿī jurist and theologian whose activities spanned the latter part of the 12th century. He is n…

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Thomas, David, “Al-Ḥimmaṣī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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