Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ibn Naẓīf al-Ḥamawī
(282 words)

Abū l-Faḍā’il Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAlī ibn Muzhir ibn Barakāt

Date of Birth: Unknown; presumably second half of the 12th century

Place of Birth: Unknown; maybe Ḥamā

Date of Death: Unknown; sometime in the mid-13th century

Place of Death: Unknown, though likely to have been Homs


Little is known of Ibn Naẓīf al-Ḥamawī beyond what can be gleaned from his chronicle. He was a member of the influential Ba…

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Mallett, Alex, “Ibn Naẓīf al-Ḥamawī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 13 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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