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Aḥmad W. Saʿd
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al-Ibāna, 114.


Khatmiyya khalīfa in Darāw, Upper Egypt; he stayed with Muḥammad ʿUthmān for some time in Maṣawwaʿ. A manāqib on Wad Saʿd is reported to have been written by one of his students.


1. Tāj al-tafāsīr.

Comm. on the Qurʾān; see al-Ibāna, 114.

Presumably inspired by the comm. of the same name by Muḥammad ʿUthmān al-Mīrghanī.

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“Aḥmad W. Saʿd”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 04 March 2024 <>
First published online: 2016

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