al-Bayḍāwī
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Al-Qāḍī Nāṣir al-Dīn ʿAbdallāh b. ʿUmar b. Muḥammad al-Shīrāzī al-Bayḍāwī (d. Jumādā I 719/June 1319) was a Shāfiʿī jurist, Ashaʿrī theologian, and Qurʾān commentator who lived in Shiraz and Tabriz. His death date is disputed in the sources and in modern scholarship. For a summary of this debate,…

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Saleh, Walid, “al-Bayḍāwī”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE, Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Everett Rowson. Consulted online on 15 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei3_COM_25267>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 9789004335745, 2017, 2017-5



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