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ʿAbd al-Ǧabbār ibn Aḥmad, 937‒1025


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Language

Arabic

Gender

Male

Date of birth

  • 937 Gregorian

    325 Hegirian

Place of birth

Bagdad

Place of birth

أسد آباد، خراسان

Place of birth

Baghdad

Date of death

  • 1025 Gregorian

    Ḏū al-Qaʿda 415 Hegirian

Place of death

الريّ

Start of preferred name’s usage

  • 1019 Gregorian

    409 Hegirian

End of preferred name’s usage

  • 1025 Gregorian

    415 Hegirian

Country associated

Iran

Iraq

Profession

Théologien.- Qāḍī

Profession

شيخ المعتزلة في عصره

Profession

Theologian.- Qāḍī

Activity

Théologie.- Droit

Activity

التوحيد

Activity

Theology.- Law

Title

قاضي القضاة

Residence

Bagdad  —  Rayy

Residence

بغداد  —  البصرة  —  الري

Residence

Baghdad  —  Rayy

Other designation

شيخ المعتزلة

Biography

  • Théologien muʿtazilite et adepte de l'école de droit šāfiʿite.- Né à Bagdad, il est ensuite appelé par le ṣāḥib Ibn ʿAbbād à Rayy où il est nommé qādī en chef de la province.- Lorsque qu'Ibn ʿAbbād meurt, il est déposé et arrêté par le souverain Faḫr al-Dawla pour avoir été méprisant envers son défunt bienfaiteur.- Il est une des figures majeures de la dernière phase du muʿtazilisme.- Ses opinions sont transmises à la fois à travers ses ouvrages et des écrits plus tardifs

Biography

  • Muʿtazilite theologian, a follower of the Šāfiʿī law school.- Born in Baghdad, he was then called to Rayy by the ṣāḥib Ibn ʿAbbād where he was appointed chief qādī of the province.- When Ibn ʿAbbād died, he was deposed and arrested by the ruler Faḫr al-Dawla for a slighting remark he made about his deceased benefactor.- He is a leading figure in the last phase of Muʿtazilism.- His opinions were reported both in his own works and through latter Muʿtazila's writings

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Webography
Bibliography

16

Diamond   A 1861

Created at 19-01-2003 by migration (IDEO)

Updated at 20-10-2021 by Ahmed Gadelkarim (IDEO)


Access points | 5

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Production | 65

Social network of this agent | 11

Collaborator | 46