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Ahmad ibn HanbalAhmad ibn Hanbal
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Ibn-al-HaythamIbn-al-Haytham
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Hillel the ElderHillel the Elder
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Ali al-SistaniAli al-Sistani
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Saadia GaonSaadia Gaon
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Rabbi

Isaac of NinevehIsaac of Nineveh
0613 AD
Bishop
Ali ibn al-AthirAli ibn al-Athir
1160 AD
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Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-FarahidiAl-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-Farahidi
0718 AD
Philologist

Hunayn ibn IshaqHunayn ibn Ishaq
0809 AD
Translator
Ibn QutaybahIbn Qutaybah
0828 AD
Islamic scholar

Hormuzd RassamHormuzd Rassam
1826 AD
Archaeologist
Al-Hariri of BasraAl-Hariri of Basra
1054 AD
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Baha ad-Din ibn ShaddadBaha ad-Din ibn Shaddad
05 March 1145
Jurist

Harith al-MuhasibiHarith al-Muhasibi
0781 AD
Teacher

Al-AsmaʿiAl-Asmaʿi
0740 AD
Author

Ibn AqilIbn Aqil
1040 AD
Theologian
Hisham ibn al-KalbiHisham ibn al-Kalbi
0737 AD
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Ibrahim al-NazzamIbrahim al-Nazzam
0775 AD
Theologian

Ibn DuraidIbn Duraid
0837 AD
Poet

Philoxenus of MabbugPhiloxenus of Mabbug
0440 AD
Prose writer
Al-MubarradAl-Mubarrad
25 March 0826
Biographer

Raphael I BidawidRaphael I Bidawid
17 April 1922
Scholar
Theodore Bar KonaiTheodore Bar Konai
0901 AD
Scholar

Muhammad ibn FalahMuhammad ibn Falah
1400 AD
Theologian

Al-KindīAl-Kindī
0801 AD
Philosopher
Al-KindīAl-Kindī
0801 AD
Philosopher

Abū ḤanīfahAbū Ḥanīfah
05 September 0698
Theologian
Al-MasudiAl-Masudi
0896 AD
Historian

AphraatesAphraates
0280 AD
Author

Al-JāḥiẓAl-Jāḥiẓ
0776 AD
Theologian and scholar
Al-YaʿqūbīAl-Yaʿqūbī
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Al-BalādhurīAl-Balādhurī
0820 AD
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Al-Ash'ariAl-Ash'ari
0874 AD
Theologian

Ibn Abi AsrunIbn Abi Asrun
31 January 1100
Theologian

Ibn WaḥshīyahIbn Waḥshīyah
Alchemist

Mīr DāmādMīr Dāmād
1561 AD
Islamic philosopher
Thābit ibn QurrahThābit ibn Qurrah
0836 AD
Mathematicians
ʿAbd al-ʿAziz al-HakimʿAbd al-ʿAziz al-Hakim
01 January 1952
Prime Minister