Aḥmad al-Amīn b. Muḥammad al-Ḥusayn b. al-Ḥājj Saʿd
(75 words)

20th cent.

Biography

A member of the ʿAbābsa.

Works

1. Īqāẓ al-nās ilā sharaf Banī al-ʿAbbās.

Genealogical work on the coming of the ʿAbbāsids to the Sudan, being in part a reworking of K. al-Nibr al-ʿAbbāsī (q.v.).

MSS: Khartoum (NRO), Collection of Aḥmad al-Muʿtaṣim al-Shaykh, nos. 282-87, copies of mss. in the possession of the family of Aḥmad al-Muʿtaṣim al-Shaykh, Nādī. Aḥmad al-Muʿtaṣim al-Shaykh is preparing an edn.

Cite this page
“Aḥmad al-Amīn b. Muḥammad al-Ḥusayn b. al-Ḥājj Saʿd”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 20 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10001_2_3>
First published online: 2016



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