Scholar and polymath of the period of the late Samanids and early Ghaznavids and one of the two greatest intellectual figures of his time in the eastern lands of the Muslim world (362/973-after 442/1050). See BĪRŪNĪ, ABU’L-RAYḤĀN.


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ابوالریحان بیرونی abolrayhan bironi abourayhan birooni  abouraihan birouni
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Originally Published: December 15, 1983

Last Updated: December 15, 1983