Al-Fadl ibn Naubakht

Al-Fadl ibn Naubakht, (also written Nowbakht), was an 8th-century Persian scholar at the court of the Caliph Harun al-Rashid.[1] He was son of the famous Naubakht, a former Zoroastrian, who had designed the House of Wisdom.[2]

He was appointed as a scholar at the court of Caliph Harun al-Rashid.[3][4]

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  1. ^ Al-Fadl ibn Naubakht. World Heritage Encyclopedia.
  2. ^ DK (2013-10-01). Timelines of Science: The Ultimate Visual Guide to the Discoveries That Shaped the World. Penguin. ISBN 978-1-4654-2123-4.
  3. ^ Zahid Ashraf Wani; Tabasum Maqbool (April 2012). "The Islamic Era and Its Importance to Knowledge and the Development of Libraries". University of Nebraska - Lincoln. Archived from the original on August 13, 2020. Retrieved September 24, 2022.
  4. ^ "Muslims, the Founders of Great Libraries in History". Ayatollah Hossein Ansarian. Archived from the original on September 25, 2022. Retrieved September 24, 2022.