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Grave of Mujir al-Din, at the base of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem.

Mujīr al-Dīn al-'Ulaymī (Arabic: مجير الدين العليمي{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}) ‎(1456–1522), often simply Mujir al-Din, was a Jerusalemite qadi and Palestinian historian whose principal work chronicled the history of Jerusalem and Hebron in the Middle Ages.<ref name=Littlep237>Little, 1995, p. 237.</ref><ref name=Donzelp291>van Donzel, 1994, p. 291.</ref> Entitled al-Uns al-Jalil bi-tarikh al-Quds wal-Khalil ("The glorious history of Jerusalem and Hebron") (c. 1495), it is considered to be invaluable, constituting "the most comprehensive and detailed source for the history of Jerusalem" written in its time.<ref name=Littlep237/><ref name=Khalidip216>Khalidi, 1998, p. 216, footnote 25.</ref><ref name=Oconnorp148>Murphy-O'Connor, 2008, p. 148.</ref>


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Grave of Mujir al-Din, at the base of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem.

Mujīr al-Dīn al-'Ulaymī (Arabic: مجير الدين العليمي{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}) ‎(1456–1522), often simply Mujir al-Din, was a Jerusalemite qadi and Palestinian historian whose principal work chronicled the history of Jerusalem and Hebron in the Middle Ages.<ref name=Littlep237>Little, 1995, p. 237.</ref><ref name=Donzelp291>van Donzel, 1994, p. 291.</ref> Entitled al-Uns al-Jalil bi-tarikh al-Quds wal-Khalil ("The glorious history of Jerusalem and Hebron") (c. 1495), it is considered to be invaluable, constituting "the most comprehensive and detailed source for the history of Jerusalem" written in its time.<ref name=Littlep237/><ref name=Khalidip216>Khalidi, 1998, p. 216, footnote 25.</ref><ref name=Oconnorp148>Murphy-O'Connor, 2008, p. 148.</ref>


Mujir al-Din sections
Intro  Name and background  Education  Career  Influence  Burial place and commemorative shrines  Descendants  Footnotes  References  Bibliography  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Name and background
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