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Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Ḥajarī
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Date of Birth: About 1570

Place of Birth: Hornachos, Spain

Date of Death: After 1642

Place of Death: Probably Testour or Tunis


Shihāb al-Dīn Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Ḥajarī l-Andalusī was a diplomat, scholar and translator, born in the village of Hornachos in Extremadura, Spain, in about 1570. His Spanish Christian name was Diego Bejarano and his Spanish Morisco name was Ehmed ben Caçim Bejarano (…

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Wiegers, Gerard, “Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Ḥajarī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>

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