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al-Farabi

noun
  1. Mohammed ibn Tarkhan. died 950, Muslim philosopher, physician, and mathematician, of central Asian origin
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  • Al-Farabi, unknown to everyone present, was permitted to exhibit his skill.

    Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)

    Carl Engel

  • The reputation of Al-Farabi became so great, that ultimately it extended to Asia.