PERSON

Abū Maḥmūd Ḥāmid ibn al-Khiḍr al-Khujandī

Name (arabic)

أبو محمود حامد بن الخضر الخجندي

Name (translit)

Abū Maḥmūd Ḥāmid ibn al-Khiḍr al-Khujandī

Alias

Abū Muḥammad Ḥāmid ibn al-Khiḍr al-Khujandī
Ḥāmid al-Khujandī

Died

379H/990J

Lived in

Number in MAMS

269

Biography URL

ismi_id

53428

Authored Works

8 works:

Arithmetic: Practical/ḥisāb

Astronomical Instruments

Kitāb al-ālah al-shāmilah , كتاب الآلة الشاملة
Kitāb al-ʿamal bi-al-zarqālah , كتاب العمل بالزرقالة
Risālat al-ṣafīḥah al-āfāqiyyah al-musammāh bi-al-jāmiʿah , رسالة الصفيحة الآفاقيّة المسمّاة بالجامعة

Astronomy: General

Kitāb fī al-sāʿāt al-māḍiyyah fī al-layl , كتاب في الساعات الماضيّة في الليل
Risālah fī taṣḥīḥ al-mayl wa-ʿarḍ al-balad , رسالة في تصحيح الميل وعرض البلد

Astronomy: Practical

Kitāb samt al-Qiblah , كتاب سمت القبلة

Geometry: General

Masāʾil mutafarriqah handasiyyah , مسائل متفرّقة هندسيّة

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