Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna

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Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna (728–825) also known as Abu Ubayda (Arabic: أبو عبيدة) was an early Muslim scholar of Arabic philology. He was a controversial figure; later scholar Ibn Qutayba remarked that Abu Ubayda "hated Arabs," though his contemporaries still considered him perhaps the most well-rounded scholar of his age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna has received more than 4,714 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna is the 1,582nd most popular religious figure, the 222nd most popular biography from Iraq and the 26th most popular Iraqi Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna ranks 1,582 out of 3,187Before him are Anne of Bohemia, Duchess of Silesia, Olimpia Maidalchini, Moses Isserles, Michael von Faulhaber, Juan Vicente Pérez, and Gun. After him are Saint Meinhard, Anthim the Iberian, Abercius of Hieropolis, Sidi Boushaki, Chrodegang, and Raimon Panikkar.

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Among people born in 728, Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna ranks 1 Among people deceased in 825, Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna ranks 2Before him is Welf. After him is Beornwulf of Mercia.

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna ranks 222 out of 384Before him are Baha ad-Din ibn Shaddad (1145), Abu'l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī (1080), Nabonassar (-800), Sinsharishkun (-700), Sa'dun Hammadi (1930), and Burna-Buriash II (-1400). After him are Abu-l-'Atahiya (748), Muhammad al-Sadr (1943), Shalmaneser II (-1090), Abu Omar al-Baghdadi (1959), Vonones II (-25), and Ibn al-Bawwab (961).

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Among religious figures born in Iraq, Ma'mar ibn al-Muthanna ranks 26Before him are Abo of Tiflis (756), Dawud al-Zahiri (815), An Shigao (101), Bashar ibn Burd (714), Lipit-Ishtar (-1890), and Yahya ibn Ma'in (775). After him are Muhammad al-Sadr (1943), Nahor, son of Terah (null), Al-Baqillani (950), Emmanuel III Delly (1927), Yitzhak Kaduri (1898), and Ignatius Gabriel I Tappouni (1879).