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Chaiz de Bazra or Al-Jahiz of Basra, (776-868-9)

Fishburn and Hughes: A renowned Muslim theologian and scholar, who wrote on Arabic poetry, philology and preIslamic history. In translation, he read Greek sciences and philosphy, specially Aristotle, He spoke about the unequalled magnificence of the Koran, and “its amazing literary configuration” Averroës’ Search