Ibn Daḳīḳ al-ʿĪd
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, Taḳī al-Dīn Abū ’l-Fatḥ Muḥammad b. ʿAlī b. Wahb b. Muṭīʿ b. Abi ’l-Ṭāʿa , jurist and traditionist who was born in S̲h̲aʿbān 625/July 1228 in Yanbuʿ in the Ḥid̲j̲āz (not in Lower Egypt as stated by Brockelmann), although his parents came from Manfalūṭ in Upper Egypt. He was brought up in Ḳūṣ in Upper Egypt, and travelled to Cairo and Damascus to hear ḥadīt̲h̲ s. He later taught jurisprudence according to the Mālikī and S̲h̲āfiʿī schools. He became a judge in 675/1295, and died in Cairo on 11 Ṣafar 702/6 October 1302.

He wrote a number of books on fiḳh and ḥadīt̲h̲, including a work in twenty vo…

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Ebied, R. Y. and Young, M. J. L., “Ibn Daḳīḳ al-ʿĪd”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 14 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_8644>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007

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