Abū ʿAlī ʿUmar ibn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad
Date of Birth: Unknown; mid-13th century
Place of Birth: Unknown; North Africa
Date of Death: 1317
Place of Death: Tunis
Al-Sakūnī was a Mālikī jurist and theologian who was active in the Maghreb. He lived for much of his life in Tunis, where he probably died.
He was known for a work on the Muʿtazilī Qur’an commentary of al-Zamakhsharī, and other works on orthodox Muslim belief.