Sa'id ibn Aws al-Ansari

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Abu Zayd Sa'id ibn Aws al-Ansari (Arabic: أبو زيد سعيد بن أوس الأنصاري‎‎; died 830 CE/215 AH) was an Arab linguist and a reputable narrator of hadith.[1] Sibawayh was one of his pupils.[1]

His father was Aws ibn Thabit also a hadith narrator, while his grandfather Thabit ibn Bashir was one of the three scribes who wrote down the Qur'an during Muhammad's era.[1]

He died in Basra, Iraq.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Sībawayh, ʻAmr ibn ʻUthmān (1988), Hārūn, ʻAbd al-Salām Muḥammad, ed., Al-Kitāb Kitāb Sībawayh Abī Bishr ʻAmr ibn ʻUthmān ibn Qanbar, Introduction (3rd ed.), Cairo: Maktabat al-Khānjī, pp. 12–13