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Ibn Khallād
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Abū ʿAlī Muḥammad ibn Khallād al-Baṣrī

Date of Birth: Unknown; possibly early 10th century

Place of Birth: Basra

Date of Death: Unknown; mid-10th century

Place of Death: Unknown; maybe Baghdad


Born in Basra, Ibn Khallād was a student of Abū Hāshim al-Jubbāʾī (d. 933) (q.v.), and followed his master when he moved to Baghdad in later life. He was remembered as one of Abū Hāshim’s best students and was…

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Thomas, David, “Ibn Khallād”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 13 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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