Ibn Battah

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Ibn Battah al-Ukbari
Born 917 (304 AH)
Baghdad
Died 997 (387 AH)
Era Medieval era
Region Iraqi scholar
School Hanbali

Abu Abdullah `Ubaidullah bin Muhammad bin Battah al-`Ukbari al-Hanbali, known as Ibn Battah was a Hanbali theologian and jurisconsult born at 'Ukbara in 304/917.[1] He learned from a number of Hanbali scholars of his time and also personally knew al-Barbahari.[1]

Ibn Batta was severely attacked by Khatib al-Baghdadi, a former Hanbali though he was defended by Ibn al-Jawzi who was much influenced by him.[2]

Books[edit]

  • Al-Ibaanah (Al-Kubra/Al-Sugra); Kitab al-sharh wa al-ibanah ala usul al-sunnah wa al-dinayah. in Henry Laoust, La Profession de foi d'Ibn Batta. Damascus: Institut Francais de Damas, 1958.
  • Al-Sunna
  • Al-Manasik
  • Tahrim an-Namina

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lewis, B.; Menage, V.L.; Pellat, Ch.; Schacht, J. (1986) [1st. pub. 1971]. Encyclopaedia of Islam (New Edition). Volume III (H-Iram). Leiden, Netherlands: Brill. p. 734. ISBN 9004081186. 
  2. ^ Lewis, B.; Menage, V.L.; Pellat, Ch.; Schacht, J. (1986) [1st. pub. 1971]. Encyclopaedia of Islam (New Edition). Volume III (H-Iram). Leiden, Netherlands: Brill. p. 735. ISBN 9004081186. 

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