Yusuf ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Mizzi

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Yusuf al-Mizzi
Born 654 AH[1][citation needed]
Mizza (now is part of Damascus)
Died 743 AH[2]
Era Medieval era
Region Syrian scholar
School Shafi'i[citation needed]
Main interests
Ilm ar-Rijal[citation needed]

Jamal al-Din, Abi al-Hajjaj, Yusuf ibn 'Abd al-Rahman al-Mizzi (Arabic: يوسف بن عبدالرحمن المزي‎) was an Islamic scholar from the Levant.[vague]

Biography[edit]

Al-Mizzi was born in Aleppo and grew up and settled in Damascus. He died at Dar al-Hadith al-Ashrafiyyah in Damascus in the year 1342 C.E. He was buried in the Sufiyyah graveyard.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www-personal.umich.edu/~beh/islam_hadith_melv.html[dead link]
  2. ^ Laoust, Henri (2012). ""Ibn Taymiyya." Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition.". BrillOnline. BrillOnline. Retrieved 2015-01-28. 
  3. ^ Bahajtul Baitar, Hayat Shaykh Al Islam Ibn Taymiyyah, pg 21
  4. ^ a b c Wikisource-logo.svg Al-Risalah al-Mustatrafah., by al-Kattani, pg. 208, Dar al-Basha'ir al-Islamiyyah, Beirut, seventh edition, 2007.