See: Ibn Ḥāmidun/Mawsūʿa: Tajakānat; Ould al-Bara 398; MLG 2655 lists a “Muḥammad ʿAbd Allāh b. Muḥammad al-Mukhtār b. Ābak”.
Teachers: his father, Muḥammad.
ʿAbd Allāh b. Awbak b. al-Mukhtār b. Ayūb (in his name the ‘d’ in ʿAbd Allāh is silent and the ’l’ is emphasized) was from the Ramāẓīn fraction of the Tajakānat. He was a grammarian and poet who lived to be 80 years old.
1. Anẓām fī ’t-tawḥīd. Subject: Belief: theology; Form: Verse.
Cited in Ibn Ḥāmidun/Mawsūʿa: Tajakānat; Ould al-Bara 398.