ABU’L-QĀSEM KERMĀNĪ, author of a Ketāb fī oṣūl al-aḥkām (“Book concerning the foundations of astrological judgments”). He may be identical with a namesake who was a contemporary of Ebn Sīnā (A.D. 980-1037).

Bibliography : Suter, Mathematiker, p. 95, no. 205. Sezgin, GAS VII, pp. 193-94.

(D. Pingree)

Originally Published: December 15, 1983

Last Updated: July 21, 2011

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David Pingree, “ABU’L-QĀSEM KERMĀNĪ,” Encyclopædia Iranica, I/4, p. 363; an updated version is available online at http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/abul-qasem-kermani (accessed on 2 February 2014).