Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ṣāʿid al-Andalusī
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Abū l-Qāsim Ṣāʿid ibn Aḥmad ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān al-Taghlibī al-Andalusī

Date of Birth: 1029

Place of Birth: Almeria

Date of Death: 1070

Place of Death: Toledo


Ṣāʿid ibn Aḥmad al-Andalusī was born in Almeria and received his first education there. His family later settled in Cordova, where he continued his studies. Ibn Bashkuwāl says that he was a pupil of Ibn Ḥazm, and the two men certainly knew …

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Thomas, David, “Ṣāʿid al-Andalusī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 November 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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