Ibn al-Wafid

Full name: 
Abū ’l-Muṭarrif ‘Abd al-Raḥmān ibn Muḥammad ibn ‘Abd al-Kabīr ibn Yaḥyà ibn Wāfid ibn Muḥammad al-Lakhmī
Arabic name: 
أبو المطرّف عبد الرحمن اللخمِي ابن وافد
Latin name: 
Abenguefith
Date of birth: 
1008
Date of death: 
1074
Abū ’l-Muṭarrif ‘Abd al-Raḥmān ibn Muḥammad ibn ‘Abd al-Kabīr ibn Yaḥyà ibn Wāfid ibn Muḥammad al-Lakhmī, who was born into a noble Toledan family, the Bāni Wāfid, in 389/998-99 or 398/1007-8 and died in 467/1074-75, was a physician, botanist, pharmacologist and agronomist who spent most if not all of his life in Toledo.

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