Maqdisi

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Maqdisi (Arabic: مقدسي‎) is an Arabic nisba referring to a Jerusalemite. It is derived from Bayt al-Maqdis, an Arabic name of Jerusalem. Today the common Arabic name of Jerusalem is Al-Quds.

Al-Maqdisi (المقدسي) is used as an appellative to refer to a number of people, including:

It is also used in Arabic names for Jerusalem, such as Bayt al-Maqdis ("holy house").

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