PERSON

Niẓām al-Dīn ʿAbd al-ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Bīrjandī

Name (arabic)

نظام الدين عبد العلي بن محمد بن الحسين البيرجندي

Name (translit)

Niẓām al-Dīn ʿAbd al-ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Bīrjandī

Alias

Barcandī
Bercendī
Bircandī
Birjandī
Elbarǵandī
Niẓam al-Dīn al-Birjandī
ʿAbd al-ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad al-Barjandī
عبد العلى برجندي
عبد العلي بن محمد بن الحسين
ملا علي برجندي
ملا علی برجندی

Born

830H/1426J

Flourished

830H/1426J

Died

934H/1527J

Lived in

Student of

Number in MAMS

938

Biography URL

ismi_id

348855

Authored Works

3 works:

Arithmetic: Practical/ḥisāb

Sharḥ al-Shamsiyyah fī al-ḥisāb , شرح الشمسية في الحساب

Astronomy: Theoretical/hayʾaẗ al-ʿālam

Ḥāshiyat al-Birjandī ʿalá Sharḥ Qāḍīzāde al-Rūmī ʿalá al-Mulakhkhaṣ , حاشية البرجندي على شرح قاضي زاده الرومي على الملخّص
Sharḥ al-Tadhkirah (Birjandi) , شرح التذكرة

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The Arabic text and Sanskrit translation of Birjandī's Sharḥ al‐Tadhkira, Book II, Chap. 11; also contains commentary.

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