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Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad ibn Abī Bakr al-Anṣārī al-Qurṭubī (Arabic: أبو عبدالله القرطبي) (1214 – 29 April 1273) was an Andalusian Sunni Muslim polymath, Maliki jurisconsult, mufassir, muhaddith and an expert in the Arabic language. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Al-Qurtubi has received more than 260,187 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Al-Qurtubi is the 17th most popular lawyer, the 363rd most popular biography from Spain and the most popular Spanish Lawyer.

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  • 260k

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  • 60.01

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among lawyers, Al-Qurtubi ranks 17 out of 68Before him are Aemilius Papinianus, Tobias Asser, Rudolf von Jhering, Tribonian, Raphael Lemkin, and Peter Benenson. After him are Fabian von Schlabrendorff, Irnerius, Carla Del Ponte, Al-Tahawi, Muhammad al-Shaybani, and John F. Kennedy Jr..

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Among people born in 1214, Al-Qurtubi ranks 2Before him is Louis IX of France. After him are Isabella of England and Sturla Þórðarson. Among people deceased in 1273, Al-Qurtubi ranks 4Before him are Rumi, Muhammad I of Granada, and Baldwin II, Latin Emperor. After him are Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany and Thomas Bérard.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Al-Qurtubi ranks 363 out of 2,932Before him are Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier (1832), Joan Fuster (1922), Lluís Domènech i Montaner (1850), Francisco Largo Caballero (1869), Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans (1848), and Francisco Ferrer (1859). After him are Juan Negrín (1892), Emilio Butragueño (1963), Fernando Arrabal (1932), Joan Laporta (1962), Eulalia of Barcelona (290), and Antonio Soler (1729).

Among LAWYERS In Spain

Among lawyers born in Spain, Al-Qurtubi ranks 1