PERSON

Abū al-Ṣalt Umayyah ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Abī al-Ṣalt al-Dānī al-Andalusī

Name (arabic)

أبو الصلت أميّة بن عبد العزيز بن أبي الصلت الداني الأندلسي

Name (translit)

Abū al-Ṣalt Umayyah ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Abī al-Ṣalt al-Dānī al-Andalusī

Alias

Abū al-Ṣalt
Abū al-Ṣalt Amīr ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Abī al-Ṣalt al-Dānī al-Andalusī
Albuzale
Umayyaẗ ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz

Born

460H/1068J

Died

529H/1134J

Born in

Lived in

Died in

Number in MAMS

431

Biography URL

ismi_id

35456

Authored Works

6 works:

Astronomical Instruments

Risālah fī al-ʿamal bi-al-asṭurlāb , رسالة في العمل بالأسطرلاب
Ṣifah ʿamal ṣafīḥah jāmiʿah taqawwama bi‐hā jamīʿ al‐kawākib al‐sabʿah , صفة عمل صفيحة جامعة تقوّم بها جميع الکواکب السبعة

Geometry: General

Kitāb al-handasah , کتاب الهندسة
Wajīz fī al-handasah , وجيز في الهندسة

MATHEMATICS

MUSIC

Risālah fī al-mūsīqá , رسالة في الموسيقى

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P. 173 (no. 431).

Comes, Mercè. 2002. “Ibn Abī L-Ṣalt Al-Dānī, Umayya”. Enciclopedia De Al-Andalus. Diccionario De Autores Y Obras Andalusíes 1 (204): 373-380.
Comes, Mercè. 2000. “Umayya B. ʿabd Al-ʿazīz, Abu ʾl-Ṣalt Al-Dānī Al-Ishbīlī”. In Encyclopaedia Of Islam, New Edition, 2ndnd ed., 10:836-837. Leiden: E. J. Brill.
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