Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ibn al-Labbād
(314 words)

Muwaffaq al-Dīn Abū Muḥammad ʿAbd al-Laṭīf ibn Yūsuf al-Baghdādī

Date of Birth: 1163

Place of Birth: Baghdad

Date of Death: 1232

Place of Death: Baghdad


In his biographical notice, Ibn Abī Uṣaybiʿa sums up Ibn Labbād as distinguished in the study of Arabic language and expert in theology and medicine. The list of his works shows that his interests went far beyond these three subjects, embracing…

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Thomas, David, “Ibn al-Labbād”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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