Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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Baths of Al-Baṣrah
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Arabic text

The first baths

[353c] Al-Ḳaḥdhami and others say:—The first Bath which was erected in al-Baṣrah was the Bath of Abdallâh ibn-‘Uthmân ibn-abu-l-‘Âṣi ath-Thaḳfi, located in the garden of Sufyân ibn-Mu‘âwiyah in al-Khuraibah, near the castle of ‘Îsa ibn-Ja‘far. The second was the Bath of Fîl the freedman of Ziyâd. The third was the Bath of Muslim ibn-abu-Bakrah in Bilâlâbâdh. This is t…

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“Baths of Al-Baṣrah”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 21 October 2019



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