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Muḥammad b. ʿAlī b. ʿAbd Allāh b. Wadānī
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d. 494/1101


See: GAL I 355, ‬S I 602; MLG 193.


Alt. name: Muḥammad b. ʿAbd Allāh b. Aḥmad Wadānī (MLG).

ʿAbd Allāh b. Muhammad al-ʿAlawī wrote two commentaries on the author’s works, which are cited in MLG 254(13 and 22).


1. al-Arbaʿīn al-wadʿāniyya. Subject: Hadith: Sciences of.

MSS: Library of Ahl Habat # 87 (AMMS).

Cited in GAL I 355‎, ‬S I 602‏.

2. Ḥukm bi-luzūm al-mudārāt. Subject: Jurisprudence.

Cited in MLG 193(1).

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“Muḥammad b. ʿAlī b. ʿAbd Allāh b. Wadānī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 28 September 2023 <>

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