ʿAbd al-Wāḥid
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b. ʿAlī al-Tamīmī al-Marrākus̲h̲ī Abū Muḥammed, surnamed Muḥyi’l-Dīn, was born in Morocco in 581 (1185), and subsequently sojourned in Spain and Egypt. The date and place of his death are unknown. In 621 (1224) he wrote a history of the Almohades entitled: al-Muʿd̲j̲ib fī talk̲h̲īṣ ak̲h̲bār al-Mag̲h̲rib (edited by Dozy; transl. into French by Fagnan). Comp. Brockelmann, Gesch. d. arab. Litter., i. 322.

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“ʿAbd al-Wāḥid”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 22 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_0142>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936

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