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Maybudī, Qāḍī Mīr Ḥusayn
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Qāḍī Kamāl al-Dīn Mīr Ḥusayn Maybudī (al-Maybudhī; d. 910/1504) was a Shāfiʿī legal scholar and qāḍī (judge) in Yazd under the Turkmen Ak Koyunlu dynasty. His father, Khwāja Muʿīn al-Dīn ʿAlī, was a local notable and community benefactor in Maybud, a town near Yazd, under the Kara Koyunlu dynasty. Maybudī studied in Shiraz under the philosopher Jalāl al-Dīn al-Dawānī (d. 908/1503) and others and wrote commentaries in Arabic and Persian on standard works of logic, grammar, and philosophy, such as the Hidāyat al-ḥikma (“A guide to philosophy”) by the philosopher al-Abharī (d. c…

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Dunietz, Alexandra, “Maybudī, Qāḍī Mīr Ḥusayn”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE, Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Everett Rowson. Consulted online on 29 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei3_COM_36314>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 9789004413443, 2020, 2020-2

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