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13.12.16 Biography: Places: Chittagong
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§ 1526. ʿAbd al-ʿAlī Islāmābādī b. Minnat ʿAlī was born in 1262/1846, presumably at Chittagong. Educated at the Calcutta Madrasah, he was appointed Professor of Persian in that institution and subsequently became Professor of Arabic in the Hoogly Madrasah.

Ṣaḥīfat al-aʿmāl wa-Mirʾāt al-aḥwāl, a history of Islāmābād (i.e. Chittagong) and its famous men: Āgrah [1889°] (pp. 276).

[Raḥmān ʿAlī p. 124; M. Idrīs p. 47.]

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“13.12.16 Biography: Places: Chittagong”, in: Storey Online, Charles Ambrose Storey. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <>
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