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Sīdī Muḥammad al-Sanūsī

(1791—1859)


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(1791–1859 (ah 1206–76).

Founder of the Sanūsiya order (the Senusis). After a period in Mecca, he returned to N. Africa, and at Jaghbūb, made freed slaves welcome. He was initiated ...

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