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Badr al-Dīn al-Qarāfī
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Muḥammad ibn Yaḥya ibn ʿUmar ibn Yūnus al-Qāḍī ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān Badr al-Dīn al-Miṣrī al-Qarāfī

Date of Birth: 22 April 1533 (or a year earlier)

Place of Birth: Cairo

Date of Death: March 1600 (or a year earlier)

Place of Death: Cairo


Al-Qarāfī came from a scholarly family. His grandfather was the eminent scholar Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm ibn Aḥmad al-Damīrī, while his father was a judge and a leading figure …

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Fares Hassan, Said, “Badr al-Dīn al-Qarāfī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 29 February 2020 <>

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