PERSON

Aḥmad ibn ʿUmar al-Karābīsī

Name (arabic)

أحمد بن عمر الكرابيسي

Name (translit)

Aḥmad ibn ʿUmar al-Karābīsī

Alias

Karābīsī
Aḥmad ibn Muḥmmad al-Karābīsī

Flourished

286H/900J

Number in MAMS

224

Biography URL

ismi_id

55720

Authored Works

5 works:

Arithmetic: Practical/ḥisāb

Kitāb al-ḥisāb al-hindī , كتاب الحساب الهندي
Risālah fī ḥisāb al-dawr , رسالة في حساب الدور

Geometry: General

Kitāb misāḥat al-ḥalaq , كتاب مساحة الحلق
Sharḥ Uṣūl Uqlīdis , شرح أصول أقليدس

Inheritance

Risālah fī al-waṣāyā , رسالة في الوصايا

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Brentjes, Sonja. 2000. “Aḥmad Al-Karābīsī's Commentary On Euclid's Elements”. In Sic Itur Ad Astra: Studien Zur Geschichte Der Mathematik Und Naturwissenschaften - Festschrift Für Den Arabisten Paul Kunitzsch Zum 70. Geburtstag, eds. Menso Folkerts and Lorch, Richard, 31-75. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.
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Vol. 1, p. 247; suppl. 1, p. 390.

King, David. 1986. A Survey Of The Scientific Manuscripts In The Egyptian National Library. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns; The American Research Center in Egypt.

P. 38.

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vol. 2, pp. 163-64.

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Pp. 65-66.

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Ibn al-Nadīm, Muḥammad. 1871. Kitāb Al-Fihrist, Ed. Gustav Flügel. 2 vol.. Leipzig: Vogel.

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Khalifa, Hajji. 1835. Hajji Khalifa. Kashf Al-Ẓunūn ʿAn Asāmī Al-Kutub Waʾl-Funūn = Lexicon Bibliographicum Et Encyclopaedicum A Mustafa Ben Abdallah Katib Jelebi Dicto Et Nomine Haji Khalfa Celebrato Compositum. Ed. Gustav Flügel. 7 vol.. Leipzig-London: R. Bentley for the Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain and Ireland.

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