b. 1208/1793-4, d. Muḥarram 1233/11 November-10 December 1817.
Twin brother of Asmāʾ, he died young, but in addition to his Arabic writings, composed poetry in Hausa.
1. al-Ḥāwī li-bāb al-ṭibb.
MS: Zaria, 110/1 (inc.).
A collection of his verse is preserved in Zaria, 42/4 (copy in 168/3), and they are all also included in ʿArf al-rayḥān. Three of the pieces are only of two verses. The others are listed here:
i) Q. ʿayniyya: A-min sharri mā yabdū l…