Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

Get access

Ibn Albar al-Qūṭī
(491 words)


We have very little information about the exact identity of this Arabized Christian author. All we know about him is that he was the qāḍī of the Christian community in Cordova and one of the most outstanding intellects of all Christian priests. He was probably born in Cordova in the 9th century and probably died there in the 10th century.

Two suggestions have been made about the identity of Ḥafṣ ibn Albar al-Qūṭī: first, that he…

Cite this page
Monferrer Sala, Juan Pedro, “Ibn Albar al-Qūṭī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

▲   Back to top   ▲