Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Abū l-Baqāʾ Taqī al-Dīn Ṣāliḥ ibn al-Ḥusayn ibn Ṭalḥa ibn al-Ḥusayn ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Hāshimī al-Jaʿfarī al-Zaynabī

Date of Birth: 1185

Place of Birth: Egypt

Date of Death: 1270

Place of Death: Cairo


Ṣāliḥ ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Jaʿfarī is described as a scholar, a poet, a man of letters and a jurist (most probably a Shāfiʿī) who for some time served as judge (qāḍī) and then as governor (wālī) of the city of Qūṣ in Upper Egypt. Ot…

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Demiri, Lejla, “Al-Jaʿfarī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 30 May 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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