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TITLEThe Identity of the Sabi'un: An Historical Quest
AUTHOR 1Christopher Buck
DATE_THIS1984-07
VOLUME74.3–4
TITLE_PARENTThe Muslim World
PAGE_RANGE172–186
ABSTRACTThis article solves two problems that have long puzzled Islamicists: (1) How can the conflicting identifications of Sabians be explained? and (2) What was the Qur'an's original identification of the Sabians?
NOTES Page 174, note 61 mentions Bahá'u'lláh's identification of the Sabians as followers of John the Baptist. Alternate spellings (keywords): Sábi'ún, Sábi'úns, Sabiuns, Sabi'uns, Sabaean, Sabaeans,
TAGS- Interfaith dialogue; Quran; Sabaeans
 
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DOI10.1111/j.1478-1913.1984.tb03453.x
PERMISSIONauthor
LANG THISEnglish
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