ʿĪsā b. al-S̲h̲ayk̲h̲(3,000 words)

Canard, M.

b. al-salīl , abū mūsā al-d̲h̲ulī al-s̲h̲aybānī no doubt belonged to the Rabīʿa (Bakr) tribe of the Banū S̲h̲aybān of D̲j̲azīra (for which see al-Ḳalḳas̲h̲andī, Nihāyat al-arab fī maʿrifat ansāb al-ʿArab , Bag̲h̲dād 1332, 259; idem, Ṣubḥ al-Aʿs̲h̲ā , i, 338; al-Nuwayrī, Nihāya , ii, 335-6; Ibn Ḳutayba, Kitāb al-maʿārif , Cairo 1300, 32-3, ed. Okāsha 2 1969, 97; cf. M. Canard, Hist . de la dynastie des H’amdānides , 134 ff., 141). We do not know the exact name of his father, who was called al-S̲h̲ayk̲h̲ or S̲h̲ayk̲h̲, and elsewhere Aḥmad (Ibn Tag̲h̲rībirdī, iii, 46 note, and Defrémery, Recherc…

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Canard, M.. "ʿĪsā b. al-S̲h̲ayk̲h̲." Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition. Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Brill Online, 2014. Reference. 24 July 2014 <http://referenceworks.brillonline.com/entries/encyclopaedia-of-islam-2/isa-b-al-shaykh-SIM_3601>
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