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Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf

600 - 624

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Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf (Arabic: كعب بن الاشرف; died c. 624) was, according Islamic texts, a Jewish leader and poet in Medina. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf has received more than 160,784 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf is the 1,395th most popular writer (up from 1,504th in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Saudi Arabia and the 5th most popular Saudi Arabian Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf ranks 1,395 out of 5,794Before him are Mavro Orbini, Callinus, Edmond François Valentin About, Henry Steel Olcott, Ivan Vazov, and Odoric of Pordenone. After him are Alfonsina Storni, Blaise de Vigenère, Thoinot Arbeau, Rodolphe Töpffer, Giuseppe Ungaretti, and Zachris Topelius.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 600, Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf ranks 25Before him are Abu Musa al-Ash'ari, Shahrbaraz, Cosmas Indicopleustes, Ubayy ibn Ka'b, Bayan I, and Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman. After him are Heraclius the Elder, Chandrakirti, Al-Mughira, Abdullah ibn Muhammad, Ceawlin of Wessex, and Gundemar. Among people deceased in 624, Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf ranks 4Before him are Abū Lahab, Amr ibn Hishām, and Ruqayyah bint Muhammad. After him are Rædwald of East Anglia and Mellitus.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf ranks 116 out of 222Before him are Antarah ibn Shaddad (525), Muqrin bin Abdulaziz (1945), Al-Waqidi (747), Hudhayfah ibn al-Yaman (600), Ali of Hejaz (1879), and Al-Khansa (575). After him are Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr (631), Abu Darda (580), Hassan ibn Thabit (554), Al-Mughira (600), Abul Kalam Azad (1888), and 'Abd al-Ilah (1913).

Among WRITERS In Saudi Arabia

Among writers born in Saudi Arabia, Ka'b ibn al-Ashraf ranks 5Before him are Hind bint Utbah (510), Jamal Khashoggi (1958), Antarah ibn Shaddad (525), and Al-Khansa (575). After him are Hassan ibn Thabit (554), Al-A'sha (570), and Raif Badawi (1984).