Aḥmad b. Muḥammad
(168 words)

known as al-Nibr, al-ʿAbbāsī, fl. late 18th cent.

Biography

Al-Nibr was a student of Muḥammad b. ʿAbd Allāh al-Ṭirayfī (K. al-ṭabaqāt, 336-38).

Works

1. K. al-Nibr al-ʿAbbāsī.

A genealogical history of the ʿAbābsa and of the coming of the ʿAbbāsids to the Sudan.

MSS: (1) Khartoum (NRO), Misc., 1/67/1183, undated, 22 pp., (2) Khartoum (NRO), Collection of Aḥmad al-Muʿtaṣim al-Shaykh, no. …

Cite this page
“Aḥmad b. Muḥammad”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 15 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10001_2_1>
First published online: 2016



▲   Back to top   ▲