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Qāḍī Muḥammad
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Qāḍī Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz; Muḥammad al-Kālikūtī

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Calicut

Date of Death: 1616

Place of Death: Unknown


Qāḍī Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz, also known as Muḥammad al-Kālikūtī, was a qāḍī (Muslim judge) of Calicut, Kerala, India. Muslims of Kerala are known as the Mappilas, and are the descendants of Arab traders who married Kerala Hindu women. Qāḍī Muḥammad was als…

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Abraham, Jose, “Qāḍī Muḥammad”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>

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