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Khayyām, ʿUmar

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Science, and Technology in Islam

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199812578
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780199812585
Khayyām, ʿUmar

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Abuʾl Fatḥ ʿUmar ibn Ibrāhīm Khayyām, commonly known as ʿUmar Khayyām, was born in the district of Shādyakh of Nayshābūr

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Subjects: Islam

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