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Al-Maʿbarī
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Zayn al-Dīn ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Zayn al-Dīn al-Maʿbarī; Zayn al-Dīn Makhdūm II

Date of Birth: Early 16th century

Place of Birth: Chombai, near Mahe, northern Malabar

Date of Death: Uncertain; after 1583

Place of Death: Ponnani, Malabar

Biography

Zayn al-Dīn ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Zayn al-Dīn al-Maʿbarī was born in northern Malabar, on the south-west coast of India, to a Sunnī family from Yemen. They had emigrated to…

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Thomas, David, “Al-Maʿbarī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26038>
First published online: 2015



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