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Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari (Persian: محمد بن جریر طبری; Muḥammad b.Ǧarīr aṭ-Ṭabarī, Arabic: أبو جعفر محمد بن جرير بن يزيد الطبري‎; Abū Ǧaʿfar Muḥammad b.Ǧarīr b.Yazīd aṭ-Ṭabarī) (838–923) (224 – 310 AH) was a prominent and influential Sunni scholar and exegete of the Qur'an from Persia. His most influential and best known works are his (تاريخ الرسل والملوك) Tarikh al-Rusul wa al-Muluk (often shortened to "Tarikh al-Tabari") and Tafsir al-Tabari.




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