PERSON

Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf ibn Aḥmad ibn Muʿādh al-Jayyānī

Name (arabic)

أبو عبد الله محمد بن يوسف بن أحمد بن معاذ الجيّاني

Name (translit)

Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf ibn Aḥmad ibn Muʿādh al-Jayyānī

Alias

Abhomadi Malfegeyr
Muḥammad al-Jayyānī
Ÿuhanī
Ibn Muʿādh
Ibn Muʿādh al-Jayyānī

Born

378H/989J

Died

471H/1079J

Lived in

Number in MAMS

340

Biography URL

ismi_id

71721

Authored Works

7 works:

Astronomical Instruments

Astronomy: General

Mathematics: General

Maqālah fī sharḥ al-nisbah , مقالة في شرح النسبة

Meteorology

Spherics

Kitāb majhūlāt qisiy al-kurah , كتاب مجهولات قسي الكرة

TECHNOLOGY

Kitāb al-asrār fī natāʾij al-afkār , كتاب الأسرار في نتائج الأفكار

References

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Rozenfeld, Boris, and Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu. 2003. Mathematicians, Astronomers And Other Scholars Of Islamic Civilisation And Their Works (7Th-19Th C.). Istanbul: Research Centre for Islamic History, Art, and Culture.

P. 140 (no. 340).

Smith, Mark. 1997. “Ibn Muʿādh”. In Encyclopaedia Of The History Of Science, Technology, And Medicine In Non‐Western Cultures, 426. Dordrecht: Kluwer.
Brockelmann, Carl. 1996. Geschichte Der Arabischen Litteratur (Gal). 5 vol.. Leiden; New York: E. J. Brill.

Suppl. 1, p. 860.

Casulleras, Josep, Julio Samsó, and Julio Samsó. 1996. “Al‐Bīrūnī In Al‐Andalus”. In From Baghdad To Barcelona: Essays On The History Of The Islamic Exact Sciences In Honour Of Prof. Juan Vernet, 2:583-612. Barcelona: Instituto "Millás Vallicrosa'' de Historia de la Ciencia Árabe.
Kennedy, Edward. 1994. “Ibn Muʿādh On The Astrological Houses”. Zeitschrift Für Geschichte Der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften 9: 153-160.
Samsó, Julio, Honorino Mielgo, and Julio Samsó. 1994. “Ibn Isḥāq Al‐Tūnisī And Ibn Muʿādh Al‐Jayyānī On The Qibla”. In Islamic Astronomy And Medieval Spain. Vol. VI. Aldershot: Variorum.
Goldstein, Bernard, and Mark Smith. 1993. “The Medieval Hebrew And Italian Versions Of Ibn Muʿādh's On Twilight And The Rising Of Clouds”. Nuncius 8 (2): 611-643.
Samsó, Julio. 1992. Las Ciencias De Los Antiguos En Al-Andalus. Madrid: Editorial MAPFRE.
Smith, Mark. 1992. “The Latin Version Of Ibn Muʿādh's Treatise On Twilight And The Rising Of Clouds”. Arabic Sciences And Philosophy 2: 83-132.
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P. 66.

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. 135.

Goldstein, Bernard. 1985. Theory And Observation In Ancient And Medieval Astronomy. London: Variorum Reprints.
Matvievskaya, Galina, and Boris Rozenfeld. 1983. Matematiki I Astronomy Musulmanskogo Srednevekovya I Ikh Trudi, Viii-Xvii Vv [Mathematicians And Astronomers Of The Muslim Middle Ages And Their Works, Viii-Xvii Centuries]. 3 vol.. Moscow: Nauka.

Vol. 2, pp. 257-58; vol. 3, p. 366.

Villuendas, Maria. 1979. La Trigonometría Europea En El Siglo Xi : Estudio De La Obra De Ibn Muʿād: El Kitāb Mayhūlāt. Barcelona: Instituto de Historia de la Ciencia de la Real Academia de Buenas Letras.
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Sezgin, Fuat. 1974. Geschichte Des Arabischen Schrifttums (Gas), Vol. 5, Mathematik Bis Ca. 430 H. Leiden: E. J. Brill.

Pp. 49, 109, 364.

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P. 77.

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Pp. 96, 214 (no. 44).

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