Abū l-῾Abbās Aḥmad ibn ῾Umar ibn Anas al-῾Udhrī ibn al-Dalā’ī
Date of Birth: 4 September 1003
Place of Birth: Almería
Date of Death: December 1085
Place of Death: Almería
Born in Almería on 4 September, 1003, al-ʿUdhrī derived his family name from the south Arabian tribe of ῾Udhra, a part of which settled in the village of Dalías (Dalāya) near Almería after the Arab conquest.
At the age of 13 he travelled to Mecca, where he stayed al…