Abū Bakr al-Zuhayrī l-Kātib
Date of Birth: Unknown
Place of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown, before 995
Place of Death: Unknown
This otherwise unknown figure is mentioned by ʿAbd al-Jabbār together with some other authors of dalāʾil al-nubuwwa works in his Tathbīt, which he completed in 995. The fact that he calls al-Zuhayrī a kātib (‘secretary’) suggests he was employed in government service.
Another possible reference comes …