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Ibn al-Naḥḥās
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Bahāʾ al-Dīn Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad b. Ibrāhīm b. Muḥammad b. Abī Naṣr Ibn al-Naḥḥās al-Ḥalabī (d. 698/1299) was an Arab grammarian. He was born at the end of Jumādā II 637/1240 in Aleppo, where he grew up, became a student of philology under Muwaffaq al-Dīn Ibn Yaʿīsh (d. 643/1245), Jamāl al-Dīn Ibn Mālik (d. 672/1274), ʿAbdallāh b. ʿUmar Ibn al-Lattī (d. 635/1237), Abū l-Qāsim ʿAbdallāh b. al-Ḥusayn Ibn Rawāḥa al-Anṣārī (d. 646/1248), Shams al-Dīn Yūsuf Ibn Khalīl (d. 648/1250), ʿAlī b. Shujāʿ al-Kamāl al-…

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Weipert, Reinhard, “Ibn al-Naḥḥās”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE, Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Everett Rowson. Consulted online on 20 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei3_COM_35396>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 9789004413443, 2020, 2020-2



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