Abd al-Rahman al-Tamanarti

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Abu Zayd Abd al-Rahman al-Jazuli al-Tamanarti al-Mghafri (died 1070 AH, 1659/60 AD)[1] was a qadi of the Moroccan town Taroudannt and grand qadi of the Sous area. He is the author of Fawaid al Jamma bi Isnadi Ouloumi al Oumma, an autobiographical work of great historical value that also includes biographies of his instructors.[2] Appended to this work is a chapter about dreams, "Bab al-rabi".[3]

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  1. ^ Hespéris: archives berbères et bulletin de l'Institut des hautes-études marocaines, Volume 15, 1932, Page 139
  2. ^ al-Jazuli at Tamanarti al-Mghafri, Fawa'id al-Jamma bi Isnadi 'Ulumi al-Umma, trans. by Cmdt. L. Justinard, Chartres: Durand, 1953 Series: Publications de la section historique du Maroc. Documents d'histoire et de géographie marocaines
  3. ^ "Bab al-rabi", in: Fawd'id al- jamma fi isnad ulum al-umma. BG, Rabat, no. (Dl 137) 2267 completed in 1045/1635. The dreams are in the 4th chapter, a separate manuscript, Bibliotheque generale, Rabat, no. D1137 (2267). The dreams are not in the translation by Justinard