Yūsuf b. ʿAbd al-Hādī
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, in fuller form D̲j̲amāl al-Dīn Abu ’l-Maḥāsin Yūsuf b. Ḥasan b. Aḥmad. . . b. ʿAbd al-Hādī, also known as Ibn al-Mibrad, Ḥanbalī scholar and author, advocate of a revival of the ḥadīt̲h̲ studies which had once flourished at Damascus, b. end of 840/June 1437 or in the next year, d. 16 Muḥarram 909/14 September 1503.

He stemmed from a branch of the Ibn Ḳudāma [q.v.] line of the Ḥanbalī Maḳdisī families who had come in the 6th/12th century and founded the Damascus suburb of al-Ṣāliḥiyya [q.v.], but is not to be confused with another famous Ibn ʿAbd al-Hādī from the same family, S̲h…

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Leder, S., “Yūsuf b. ʿAbd al-Hādī”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 05 December 2016 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_8038>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007



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