Sad al-Din Masud ibn Umar ibn Abd Allah al- Taftazani

(d. 1390)

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(d. 1390)

Renowned scholar from distinguished scholarly family, born in the village of Taftazan in the northeastern Iranian province of Khurasan. Author of works on Arabic grammar, rhetoric, theology, logic, law, and Quranic exegesis (tafsir). His commentaries on well-known works in various fields of Islamic sciences were widely used in madrasas until modern times.

Subjects: Islam.

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