Sentence Examples with the word Hanbal

AHMAD IBN HANBAL (780-855), the founder, involuntarily and after his death, of the IIanbalite school of canon law, was born at Bagdad in A.H.

But though he was a student and friend of Ahmad ibn Hanbal he did not go in traditionalism to the length of some, and he defended al-Bukhari when the latter was driven from Nishapur for refusing to admit that the utterance (lafz) of the Koran by man was as uncreated as the Koran itself (see Mahommedan Religion; and Patton's Ahmad ibn Hanbal, 32 sqq.).