(often initial capital letter)
Origin of ibn
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These included a flamboyant veteran of the war against the Soviet Union in Afghanistan named Ibn al-Khattab.Tsarnaev Brothers’ Impact on U.S.-Russian Counterterrorism Cooperation|Andrew S. Weiss|April 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Since the death of ibn Saud in 1953, succession has moved only among his sons.With Prince Muqrin’s Appointment, Saudi Succession Crisis Looms|Bruce Riedel|February 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In that attack, the Scooter Killer's first, the paratrooper, Ibn Ziaten, had sought to sell his Suzuki Bandit motorcycle.French Shooting Suspect Mohamed Merah Under Siege in Raid|Tracy McNicoll|March 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
To his credit, Ibn Thabit's pro-revolution songs had been making the scene before the revolution.
One of the first musicians to have distinguished himself in the Libyan revolution is the U.K.-based rapper Ibn Thabit.
At the first shock came Ibn's two thousand warriors from their concealment, and the invaders fell back in astonishment.Edmund Dulac's Picture-Book for the French Red Cross|Edmund Dulac
Indeed, I think we could pass a better examination in the breeds than most of the Ibn Rashids.A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 1 [of 2]|Anne Blunt
Ibn ul-Jauzī, who died in the same year, has been already mentioned.
Ibn Batua in the fourteenth century found that the women of Zebid were perfectly ready to marry strangers.The Truth About Woman|C. Gasquoine Hartley
Ibn Batuta left Tangiers in the year 1324 at the early age of twenty-one on a pilgrimage to Mecca.A Book of Discovery|Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge