EI3 entry for Abū ʿAbdallāh Yaʿqūb b. Dāʾūd (d. 187/803, but some sources have 182/798–9), an early ʿAbbāsid bureaucrat. He belonged to a family of provincial kuttāb (secretaries), his father and uncles having worked for the last Umayyad governor of Khurāsān, Naṣr b. Sayyār (d. 131/748). Of his early life, the sources say only that he and his elder brother ʿAlī, having failed to find employment after the fall of the Umayyads, joined the unsuccessful ʿAlid rebellion led by Ibrāhīm b. ʿAbdallāh.

Abū ʿAbdallāh Yaʿqūb b. Dāʾūd / L. Osti (ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ISLAM THREE). - In: Encyclopaedia of Islam three / [a cura di] K. Fleet, G. Krämer, D. Matringe, J. Nawas, E. Rowson. - [s.l] : Brill, 2016 May. - ISBN 9789004305762. - pp. 4-5

Abū ʿAbdallāh Yaʿqūb b. Dāʾūd

L. Osti
2016-05

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EI3 entry for Abū ʿAbdallāh Yaʿqūb b. Dāʾūd (d. 187/803, but some sources have 182/798–9), an early ʿAbbāsid bureaucrat. He belonged to a family of provincial kuttāb (secretaries), his father and uncles having worked for the last Umayyad governor of Khurāsān, Naṣr b. Sayyār (d. 131/748). Of his early life, the sources say only that he and his elder brother ʿAlī, having failed to find employment after the fall of the Umayyads, joined the unsuccessful ʿAlid rebellion led by Ibrāhīm b. ʿAbdallāh.
vizier; Abbasid
Settore L-OR/12 - Lingua e Letteratura Araba
Settore L-OR/10 - Storia dei Paesi Islamici
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