Ibn Baṭṭūṭa

URI https://medievalmideast.org/person/19773

famous traveler and author of the 1300s

Names

    Attributes

    • Male
    • Birth: 1304
    • Floruit: 1325-1354
    Show table of instances where this person is mentioned
    Event DescriptionDate
    Event mentioned by Ibn Baṭṭūṭa.1 before 1354 CE1354-1356early 1180 A.H. / 17661997

    Sources

    • 1Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, Riḥlat Ibn Baṭṭūṭa: al-musammāt Tuḥfat al-niẓār fī gharāʾib al-amṣār wa-ʿajāʾib al-asfār, edited by ʿAbd al-Hādī al-Tāzī (al-Ribāṭ: Akādīmiyyat al-Mamlaka al-Maghribiyya, 1417 H [1996-97]), [Arabic].
      • Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad: H. A. R. Gibb, C. F. Beckingham, and A. D. H. Bivar, trans., The Travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354 (London: The Hakluyt Society, 1958-2000), I, 8, 17-8, 80, 117-18, 155; II, 305; III, 555, 683, 719, 720, 738-9, 743, 747; IV, 774-5, 824, 840, 842, 844, 846, 857, 866, 916, 918, 920, 925, 943, 946, 966-7, 975 [English].

    How to Cite This Entry

    Thomas A. Carlson, “Ibn Baṭṭūṭa” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified July 31, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/person/19773.