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Abū Madyan, -1197 or 1198


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    • Abū Madayn, -1197 or 1198
    • Abū Madyan al-Tilimsānī, -1197 or 1198
    • Abū Madyan Shuʻaib ibn al-Ḥusain al-Andalusī, -1197 or 1198
    • Abū Madyan Shuʻayb, -1197 or 1198
    • Abū Madyan, Shuʻayb ibn al-Ḥusayn, -1197 or 1198
    • Abū Madyan Shuʻayb ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Anṣārī, -1197 or 1198
    • Shuʻayb, Abū Madyan, -1197 or 1198
    • Shuʻayb ibn al-Ḥusayn Abū Madyan, -1197 or 1198
    • أبو مدين
    • أبو مدين، -1197 or 1198
    • Boumediène, -1197 or 1198
    • Sidi Boumediène, -1197 or 1198
    • Abou-Médien, -1197 or 1198
    • Cidi Abou-Médien, -1197 or 1198
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        (edtf) [1197,1198]
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Abū Madyan, d. 1197 or 8
  • Sources

    • found: Jawāhir al-ḥisān fī naẓm awliyāʼ Tilimsān, 1982:t.p. (Abū Madyan Shuʻayb)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd.(hdg.: Abū Madyan, d. 1197 or 8; usage: Shuʻayb ibn al-Ḥusayn Abū Madyan)
    • found: The way of Abū Madyan, 1996:t.p. (Abū Madyan Shuʻayb ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Anṣārī, c. 509/1115-16--594/1198) p. 2 (became the most influentual figure of the dev. period of No. Afr. Sufism; called by later biographers "Shaykh of Shaykhs, Imam of the Ascetics and the Pious, Lord of the Gnostics, and Exemplar of the Seekers"; known to posterity as "Abū Madyan the Nurturer" (al-Ghawth) ; b. around the yr. 509/1115-16 at the fortress of Cantillana in the region of Seville (Ishbīliya))
    • found: E.J. Brill's first encyclopaedia of Islam, 1913-1936, 1987:(Abu Madyan Shuʻaib b. al-Ḥusain al-Andalusī; famous Andalusian mystic, b. Cantillana (Ḳaṭniyāna), d. 594 (1197-1198))
    • found: Ḥabbar, M. Shiʻr Abī Madyan al-Tilimsānī, 2002.
    • found: Oufriha, F.Z. Sidi Boumediène - Ibn Rochd, 2011:t.p. (Sidi Boumediène)
    • found: Bargès, J.J.L. Vie du célèbre marabout Cidi Abou-Médien, 1884:t.p. (Cidi Abou-Médien)
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    • 1985-08-08: new
    • 2014-07-18: revised
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