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b. Muḥammad b. Aḥmad b. Jalāl al-Dīn b. ʿAbd Allāh al-Naqar b. Ḥamad b. Muḥammad al-Majdhūb
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known as shaykh Majdhūb Jalāl al-Dīn or al-shaykh Jalāl, b. 1305/1887-88, d. 27 Ramaḍān 1396/21 September 1976.

Sources

Mikhāʾīl, 262-70; Majdhūb Jalāl al-Dīn, Manjaḥ al-Sūl, 38 ff.; Bāsharī (1981), 316-9; Ḥumayda, thesis (1971), 10-12, 16-17, 40, 57, 79, 87, 89, 91 and 101-2; al-Karsani, thesis (1977), 43, 59; al-Ṭayyib (1983), 8-9, 78, 84, 92-93 and 107.

Biography

Majdhūb was born in al-Makkāylāb (south of Berber), where his maternal grandfather had established a khalwa; his mother, Maryam, was a Qurʾān teacher for girls. Majdhū…

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“b. Muḥammad b. Aḥmad b. Jalāl al-Dīn b. ʿAbd Allāh al-Naqar b. Ḥamad b. Muḥammad al-Majdhūb”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 21 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10010_2_11>
First published online: 2016



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