Ibn Kathīr

(d. 1373)

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Abū al-Fidāʿ Ismāʿīl ibn ʿUmar ibn Kathīr (1301–1373) was a Shāfiʿī jurist, historian, and exegete. Born in Busra, Syria, he moved to Damascus with an older brother in 1306 after ...

Subjects: Islam.

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