Abān b. al-Walīd b. ʿUqba b. Abī Muʿayṭ

URI https://medievalmideast.org/person/14520

A person


  • Arabic: أبان بن الوليد بن عقبة بن أبي معيط = Abān b. al-Walīd b. ʿUqba b. Abī Muʿayṭ 1


  • Male

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Event mentioned by Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād.1 before 843 CEc. 820-843 CE687 A.H. / 1288-9 CE1993


  • 1Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād, Kitāb al-Fitan, edited by Suhayl Zakkār (Beirut: Dār al-Fikr, 1993), 115, 249, 271 [Arabic].
    • Abān b. al-Walīd b. `Uqba b. Abī Mu`ayț: Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād, The Book of Tribulations: The Syrian Muslim Apocalyptic Tradition, translated by David Cook (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2017), 101, 211, 234, 258 [English].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson and Jessica Mutter, “Abān b. al-Walīd b. ʿUqba b. Abī Muʿayṭ” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/person/14520.

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  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML
  • Jessica Mutter: gender assignment, matching, Arabic name collection and transcription from Nuʿaym Ibn Ḥammād’s Kitāb al-Fitan
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