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Muḥammad ibn Isḥāq al-Nadīm, before 936‒995


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Language

Arabic

Gender

Male

Date of birth

  • 936-937 before Gregorian

    before 325 Hegirian

Place of birth

بغداد

Date of death

  • 19 September 995 Gregorian

    20 Šaʿbān 385 Hegirian

Profession

Libraire

Profession

وراق  —  أديب

Profession

Librarian

Activity

Littérature arabe

Activity

Arabic literature

Title

النديم  —  أبو يعقوب الوراق

Residence

Bagdad  —  Mossoul

Residence

بغداد  —  الموصل

Residence

Baghdad  —  Mossoul

Biography

  • Libraire de Bagdad.- Sa vie est peu connue.- Il est l'auteur du célèbre Kitāb al-Fihrist, une sorte d'Index de tous les livres écrits en arabe par des auteurs arabes ou non-arabes, y compris les traductions.- Il a recueillit des traditions.- Šīʿite duodécimain, sa religion se perçoit à traves le vocabulaire religieux qu'il emploie

Biography

  • A librarian from Baghdad.- Very little is known of his life.- He is the author of the famous Kitāb al-Fihrist, a kind of index of all the books written in arabic, from arabic or non-arabic writers, including translations.- He collected traditions also.- He was a Twelver Šīʿite, his religion is known through the religious vocabulary he used

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Bibliography

5

Diamond   A 6314

Created at 19-01-2003 by migration (IDEO)

Updated at 16-05-2018 by Jean Druel (IDEO)


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