Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi

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Abubak Mohammad-e Zakariyyā-ye Rāzī
ابوبكر محمّد زکرياى رازى
Portrait of Rhazes (al-Razi) (AD 865 - 925) Wellcome L0005053.jpg
Born 854 CE[1]
Ray, Persie[2]
Died 932 or 925 CE[2]
Ray, Persie (Iran)
Era Islamic gowden age
Main interests
Medicine, filosofie, alchemy
Notable ideas
The first tae produce acids sic as sulfuric acid, writin up leemitit or extensive notes on diseases sic as smawpox an chickenpox, a pioneer in ophthalmology, author o the first beuk on pediatrics, makkin leadin contreibutions in inorganic an organic chemistry, an aa the author o several filosofical warks.

Abū Bakr Muhammad ibn Zakariyyā al-Rāzī (ابوبكر محمّد زکرياى رازىAbūbakr Mohammad-e Zakariyyā-ye Rāzī, an aa kent bi his Laitinised name Rhazes or Rasis) (854 CE – 925 CE), wis a Persie[3][4][5] polymath, physeecian, alchemist, filosofer, an important feegur in the history o medicine.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Pathfinders: The Golden Age of Arabic Science (ISBN 978-1-84614-161-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Iskandar, Albert (2006). "Al-Rāzī". Encyclopaedia of the history of science, technology, and medicine in non-western cultures (2nd ed.). Springer. pp. 155–156. 
  3. Hitti, Philip K. (1977). History of the Arabs from the earliest times to the present (10th ed.). London: Macmillan. p. 365. ISBN 978-0-333-09871-4. The most notable medical authors who followed the epoch of the great translators were Persian in nationality but Arab in language: 'Ali al-Tabari, al-Razi, 'Ali ibn-al-'Abbas al-Majusi and ibn-Sina. 
  4. Robinson, Victor (1944), The story of medicine, New York: New Home Library 
  5. Porter, Dorothy (2005), Health, civilization, and the state: a history of public health from ancient to modern times, New York: Routledge (published 1999), p. 25, ISBN 0-415-20036-9