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Ash-Shaykh b. Aḥmad b. Aṭ-Ṭālib Muḥammad al-Idayllbī
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d. 1211/1796–7


His full name is al-Ḥaj ash-Shaykh b. Aḥmad b. aṭ-Ṭālib Muḥammad b. Yaḥya ash-Shaykh b. al-Ḥabīb b. Abābak b. aṭ-Ṭālib Yaḥya b. Zaḥḥāf Muḥammad al-Idayllbī. Ibn Ḥāmidun counted him among the most learned of the Idayllbī in Walata, and ʿAbd Allāh b. aṭ-Ṭālib ʿUthmān al-Idayllbī praised him as among the most venerated of Mecca; he pe…

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“Ash-Shaykh b. Aḥmad b. Aṭ-Ṭālib Muḥammad al-Idayllbī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 26 September 2023 <>

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