Abu Iqal al-Aghlab ibn Ibrahim

Abu Iqal al-Aghlab ibn Ibrahim was the fourth Aghlabid emir of Ifriqiya, ruling from 838 to his death in February 841.[1] He was renowned for his erudition and intelligence, and his capable administration.[1] He was succeeded by his son Muhammad I.[1]



  • Marçais, G. & Schacht, J. (1960). "Ag̲h̲labids or Banu 'l-Ag̲h̲lab". In Gibb, H. A. R.; Kramers, J. H.; Lévi-Provençal, E.; Schacht, J.; Lewis, B. & Pellat, Ch. (eds.). The Encyclopaedia of Islam, New Edition, Volume I: A–B. Leiden: E. J. Brill. pp. 247–250. OCLC 495469456.
Abu Iqal al-Aghlab ibn Ibrahim
Preceded by
Ziyadat Allah I
Emir of Ifriqiya
Succeeded by
Muhammad I