Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ibn al-Naqqāsh
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Abū Umāma Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn ʿAbd al-Wāḥid ibn Yaḥyā ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥīm al-Dukkālī/al-Maghribī l-Miṣrī l-Shāfiʿī, Ibn al-Naqqāsh

Date of Birth: Approximately 1320

Place of Birth: Probably the Maghrib (the nisba al-Dukkālī, which originates in the name of a Berber tribal confederation, might refer to any of several locations in Morocco)

Date of Death: 13 January 1362

Place of Death: Cairo


Ibn al-Naqqāsh was born of Berber stock,…

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Yarbrough, Luke, “Ibn al-Naqqāsh”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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