Az-Zamakhshari

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AZ-ZAMAKHSHARĪ

(d. 538/1143 A.D.)

Abū-l-Qāsim Maḥmud b. 'Umar az-Zamakhsharī, a geographer.

K. al-Jibāl wa-l-Amkinat wa-l-Miyāh (Lexicon Geographicum)

Ed.: K. Salverda de Grave, Leiden 1856.

T.: MC 797 A: 1


al-Bāḍiʾ, a place on the coast of the Sea of al-Yaman.

Bujāwa, a country (arḍ) belonging to the Nūba, where brisk camels (ibil furha) of the bujawiyya variety are found. (MC 797).