Fakhr al-Dīn al- Rāzī

(d. 1209)

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(d. 1209)

Iranian philosopher and Quranic exegete, learned in Shafii legal method and Ashari theology. Sought to demonstrate the compatibility of reason and revelation. His extensive Quran commentary, Mafatih al-ghayb (The keys of the unseen), is still often cited.

Subjects: Islam.

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