WRITER

Ibn al-Muqaffa'

724 - 756

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Abū Muhammad ʿAbd Allāh Rūzbih ibn Dādūya (Arabic: ابو محمد عبدالله روزبه ابن دادويه), born Rōzbih pūr-i Dādōē (Persian: روزبه پور دادویه), more commonly known as Ibn al-Muqaffaʿ (Arabic: ابن المقفع), (died c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibn al-Muqaffa' has received more than 144,128 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Ibn al-Muqaffa' is the 927th most popular writer (up from 1,191st in 2019), the 120th most popular biography from Iran (up from 137th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Writer.

Ibn al-Muqaffa' is most famous for his translations of Greek and Syriac texts into Arabic.

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Ibn al-Muqaffa' ranks 927 out of 5,755Before him are André Bazin, Bruce Chatwin, Herodian, Miroslav Krleža, Machado de Assis, and Agathon. After him are Aimé Césaire, Jules Renard, James Jones, Alexandra David-Néel, Ben Jonson, and Arthur Adamov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 724, Ibn al-Muqaffa' ranks 1 Among people deceased in 756, Ibn al-Muqaffa' ranks 2Before him is Yang Guifei. After him are Emperor Shōmu, Aistulf, Galla Gaulo, Kormisosh, Cuthred of Wessex, and Wang Changling.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Ibn al-Muqaffa' ranks 120 out of 528Before him are Mohammad-Ali Rajai (1933), Qazi Muhammad (1893), Arses of Persia (-360), Mulla Sadra (1571), Haji Bektash Veli (1209), and Artavasdes II of Armenia (-100). After him are Mehran Karimi Nasseri (1942), Istakhri (850), Sasan (200), Suleiman of Persia (1647), `Abdu'l-Bahá (1844), and Abu Hanifa Dinawari (815).

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Among WRITERS In Iran

Among writers born in Iran, Ibn al-Muqaffa' ranks 14Before him are Shams Tabrizi (1185), Saadi Shirazi (1210), Jami (1414), Attar of Nishapur (1145), Magtymguly Pyragy (1733), and Ali Shariati (1933). After him are Forough Farrokhzad (1935), Sharafkhan Bidlisi (1543), Sadegh Hedayat (1903), Táhirih (1817), Baba Tahir (947), and Daqiqi (1000).