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Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī, 973-1057


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    • us: Maʻarrī, 973-1057
    • us: Tanūkhī, Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī, 973-1057
    • us: Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī al-Tanūkhī, 973-1057
    • us: Abow Lala Mahari, 973-1057
    • us: Mahari, Abow Lala, 973-1057
    • us: Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī, Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd ʻAllāh, 973-1057
    • us: Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd Allāh al-Maʻarrī, 973-1057
    • us: Abu-lʹ-Ali͡a alʹ-Maarri, 973-1057
    • us: Abû-l-ʻAlâʼ al-Maʻarrî, 973-1057
    • us: أبو العلاء المعري
    • us: أبو العلاء المعري، 1057-973
    • us: أبو العلاء المعري، 973-1057
    • us: أبو علاء المعري، 1057-973
    • us: أبوالعلاء المعري
    • us: أبوالعلاء المعري، 1057-973
    • us: أبي العلاء المعري
    • us: ابو العلآء المعري، 973-1057
    • us: ابو العلاء المعاري
    • us: ابو علاء المعري
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0973
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1057
    • Gender

        male
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        Philosopher
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            Rationalist
              Poet
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          • Earlier Established Forms

            • Abū al-ʻAlāʼ, al-Maʻarrī, 973-1057
          • Sources

            • found: His Luzūm mā lā yalzam, 1915.
            • found: His Luzūm mā lā yalzam, 1982- :v. 1, t.p. (Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd Allāh ibn Sulaymān)
            • found: Shidfar, B.I͡A. Abu-lʹ-Ali͡a alʹ-Maarri, 1985:t.p. (Abu-lʹ-Ali͡a alʹ-Maarri)
            • found: His L'Epitre du pardon, c1984:t.p. (Abû-l-ʻAlâʼ al-Maʻarrî) p. 21 (d. 1058 A.D.)
            • found: Wikipedia: al-Maʻarrî, viewed September 26, 2011(Abul ʻAla Al-Maʻarri, Arab philosopher, poet, writer and controversial rationalist of his time)
            • found: Epistle of forgiveness, 2013:t.p. (Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī) dust jacket (Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī (d. 449 H/1057 AD) was a prolific Syrian poet and prose writer who was as well known for his controversial skepticism of religion, for which he was often branded a heretic, as his strict veganism. He authored several collections of poetry, including The Tinder Spark and Unnecessary Necessity, in addition to his great work of prose, The Epistle of Forgiveness)
          • LC Classification

            • PJ7750.A25
          • Editorial Notes

            • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
            • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
          • Change Notes

            • 1982-07-08: new
            • 2018-03-12: revised
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