Abū Isḥāq al-Shīrāzī
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Abū Isḥāq al-Shīrāzī, Jamāl al-Dīn Ibrāhīm b. ʿAlī b. Yūsuf al-Fīrūzābādī (393–476/1003–1083), was a prominent Shāfiʿī jurisconsult and a well-known teacher at the Niẓāmiyya school in Baghdad. He was born in the town of Gūr in Fārs, which ʿAḍud al-Dawla al-Daylamī (r. 338–372/950–982) had renamed Fīrūzābād …

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Kasa'i, Nurollah and Negahban, Farzin, “Abū Isḥāq al-Shīrāzī”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Wilferd Madelung and, Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 13 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_0090>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 978-90-04-16860-2, 20080710, 978-90-04-17859-5, 20091123, 9789004191655, 20110912



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