Uwais al-Qarani

594 - 657

Uwais al-Qarani

Uwais ibn Amir ibn Jaz' ibn Malik al-Qarani (Arabic: أُوَيْسْ بنُ عَامِرْ بنُ جَزَء بنُ مَالك القَرَني‎, ʾUways ibn ʿĀmir ibn Jazʾ ibn Mālik al-Qaranīy), also spelled Uways or Owais, was a Muslim from Yemen who lived during the lifetime of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. His burial place is in Raqqa, Syria. He is known as Khayr al-Tabi'een (Arabic: خَيْر ٱلتَّابِعِين‎, lit. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Uwais al-Qarani has received more than 312,637 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 426th most popular religious figure.

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Uwais al-Qarani ranks 426 out of 2,001Before him are Muhammad al-Baqir, Abd Allah ibn Abbas, Pope Agapetus I, Pope Soter, Salome, and Maya. After him are Pope Anastasius II, Desmond Tutu, Mahākāśyapa, Pope John XIV, Vincent Ferrer, and Saint Boniface.

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Among people born in 594, Uwais al-Qarani ranks 1After him are Zubayr ibn al-Awam, Ramla bint Abi Sufyan, Maymunah bint al-Harith, Empress Kōgyoku, and Suintila. Among people deceased in 657, Uwais al-Qarani ranks 2Before him is Salman the Persian. After him are Clovis II, Pope Eugene I, Ammar ibn Yasir, and Grimoald the Elder.

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In Yemen

Among people born in Yemen, Uwais al-Qarani ranks 1 out of 16After him are Ali Abdullah Saleh (1947), Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi (1945), Abu Musa al-Ash'ari (600), Miqdad ibn Aswad (589), Muhammad al-Badr (1926), Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din (1869), Shoshana Damari (1923), Mukesh Ambani (1957), Abu Muhammad al-Hasan al-Hamdani (893), Tawakkol Karman (1979), and Mohammed Basindawa (1935).


Among religious figures born in Yemen, Uwais al-Qarani ranks 1

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