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 Al-anwār al-nabawiyya fī abāʾ khayr al-barriyya
(1,086 words)

‘The prophetic lights above the fathers of the good land’

Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Rafīʿ ibn Muḥammad al-Sharīf al-Ḥusaynī l-Jaʿfarī l-Mūrsī l-Andalusī

Date: 25 January 1635

Original Language: Arabic


Al-anwār al-nabawiyya fī abāʾ khayr al-barriyya is extant in two copies, one in Rabat and the other in Tunis. Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Rafīʿ says that he was asked to write it by one of the Morisco nobles in Tunisia: ‘My correligionist al-Sharīf ʿAlī l-Niwa…

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Chachia, Houssem Eddine, “ Al-anwār al-nabawiyya fī abāʾ khayr al-barriyya”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 11 July 2020 <>

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