Al-Shafi‘i

founder of Sunni Shafi‘i madhhab

Abū ʿAbdillāh Muhammad ibn Idrīs al-Shāfiʿī (Arabic: أَبُو عَبْدِ ٱللهِ مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ إِدْرِيسَ ٱلشَّافِعِيُّ‎, 767–820 CE) was an Arab Muslim theologian, writer, and scholar, who was the first contributor of the principles of Islamic jurisprudence (Uṣūl al-fiqh). Often referred to as 'Shaykh al-Islām', al-Shāfi‘ī was one of the four great Imams, whose legacy on juridical matters and teaching eventually led to the Shafi'i school of fiqh (or Madh'hab). He was the most prominent student of Imam Malik ibn Anas and he also served as the Governor of Najar. Born in Gaza, he also lived in Mecca, Medina, Yemen, Egypt and Baghdad.
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student of: Al-Shafi‘i

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Al-Humaydi

Shafi'is Imam

works

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أصول السنة للحميدي

book by ʿAbdallāh Ibn-az-Zubair al-Ḥumaidī

author: Al-Humaydi

Musnad Humaidi

Hadith book attributed to Imam Al-Humaydi

author: Al-Humaydi

Author

Al-Muzani

theologian and faqih (0791-0877)

works

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شرح السنة للمزني

كتاب من تأليف إسماعيل بن يحيى المزني

author: Al-Muzani

Author

Ishaq Ibn Rahwayh

muhaddith and Hafiz (0778-0853)

Author

Al-Buwayti

Scholar and faqih

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