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Shaykh Yūsuf al-Maqassārī
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Shaikh Yūsuf, Shaik Yusuf, Shaykh Yūsuf al-Tāj al-Khalwātī l-Maqasarī, Abadan Tadia Tjoessoef, Syaikh Yusuf al-Makassari, Shaykh Yūsuf Makassar

Date of Birth: 1626

Place of Birth: Goa, Celebes (today Sulawesi)

Date of Death: 23 May 1699

Place of Death: Zandvliet, Cape Colony

Biography

Shaykh Yūsuf was born in 1626 in the town of Gowa on the island of Celebes (Sulawesi), Indonesia (Ligtvoet, Transcriptie, p. 90). According to the Lontara Bilang …

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Beyers, Jaco, “Shaykh Yūsuf al-Maqassārī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28575>



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