Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Dalāʾil al-nubuwwa
(124 words)

Proofs of prophethood

Abū Bakr ʿAbdallāh ibn Muḥammad ibn ʿUbayd ibn Abī l-Dunyā

Date: Before 894

Original Language: Arabic


The work is listed among Ibn Abī l-Dunyā’s works in MS Damascus, Dār al-Kutub al-Ẓāhiriyya – Majmūʿa 42, fols 57-59, and, based upon this, is mentioned by al-Munajjid, ‘Muʿjam muṣannafāt Ibn Abī al-Dunyā’, p. 586. It would have been an example of the ‘proofs of prophethood’ genre, and it may have listed and commented on bi…

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Thomas, David, “ Dalāʾil al-nubuwwa”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2010

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