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al-Damāmīnī, Muḥammad b. Abī Bakr b. ʻUmar الدماميني, محمد بن ابي بكر بن عمر
Muḥammad b. Abī Bakr b. ʻUmar b. Abī Bakr b. Muḥammad b. Sulaymān b. Ǧaʻfar al-Maḫzūmī al-Iskandarī al-Mālikī al-Damāmīnī Badr al-Dīn محمد بن ابي بكر بن عمر بن ابي بكر بن محمد بن سليمان بن جعفر المخزومي الاسكندري المالكي الدمامني بدر الدين

Titles: Imām


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Mālikī scholar, born in Iskandariyya, studied with Ibn Ḫaldūn in Cairo. He lived for a while in Damascus but returned soon to Egypt, where he acted as qāḍī. Later he traveled to Yemen and was teaching in Zabīd for about a year and then settled in India. He died in India in the city of Gulbarga.

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