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Abū Ḥātim al-Sijistānī
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Abū Ḥātim al-Sijistānī, Sahl b. Muḥammad b. ʿUthmān b. Yazīd al-Jushamī (d. 255/869), was a Qurʾān reader (muqriʾ) and man of letters (adīb) from Baṣra. As he himself pointed out, he came from Sijistān (modern Sīstān) (Ibn al-Muʿtazz, 401), although some have taken his native Sijistān to be a small village near Baṣra (see Yāqūt, Buldān, 3/192). His family seems to have possessed property in …

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Faramarz Haj Manouchehri and Translated by Saleh Nejad, “Abū Ḥātim al-Sijistānī”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_0082>
First published online: 2015

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