Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ibn al-Durayhim
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Tāj al-Dīn Abū l-Ḥasan ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Futūḥ al-Thaʿlabī (or al-Taghlibī) al-Shāfiʿī al-Mawṣilī, known as Ibn al-Durayhim

Date of Birth: 1312

Place of Birth: Mosul

Date of Death: Approximately 1360-61

Place of Death: Qūṣ, Egypt


Ibn al-Durayhim was a noted 14th-century Sunnī scholar, merchant, and official. The patronymic by which he is known refers to the sobriquet of his seventh-generatio…

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Yarbrough, Luke, “Ibn al-Durayhim”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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