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Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan

(æbd alˈmælɪk ɪbən ˈmɑːrwɑːn)
n
(Biography) ?646–705 ad, fifth caliph (685–705) of the Omayyad Arab dynasty. He pacified the Muslim empire and extended its territory in North Africa
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The latest installment of the Third Edition of the Encyclopedia of Islam contains articles on such matters as the Badusbanid dynasty of western Mazandaran and Daylaman (45/665-1006/1597), the city of Erzincan in northeastern Anatolia, Moroccan scholar Ibn 'Abd al-Malik al-Marrakushi (634-703/1237-1303), the Idrisid dynasty of the western Maghrib (172/788-375/985), and the Jordanian town of Karak.
When Sulaymaan ibn Al-Ghaazi (may Allah have mercy upon him) went to condole 'Umar ibn 'Abd Al-'Azeez (may Allah have mercy upon him) upon the death of his son, 'Abd Al-Malik, 'Umar (may Allah be pleased with him) said to him, "I seek Allah's refuge from wanting something that is contrary to what He likes, as this does not change the affliction and His good treatment of me." It was narrated on the authority of Ibraaheem An-Nakhaa'i (may Allah have mercy upon him) that Umm al-Aswad was paralysed and her daughter grieved, so she told her "Do not be sad.
Suzanne Pinckney Stetkevych's essay, "Al-Akhtal at the Court of 'Abd al-Malik: The Qasida and the Construction of Umayyad Authority," reinforces the notion of an imperial government that retained late antique Arabian forms of negotiations of power.
Abd al-Malik al-Saadi endorsed the uprising, issuing a statement in which he called on Anbaris to "defend your faith, your honor, and your land" from Iraqi army soldiers, whom he now referred to as "occupiers." His statement also accused Maliki of trying to "wipe out" Sunnis.
But Umayyad Caliph Al-Walid bin Abd Al-Malik ordered the construction of four minarets, one on each corner of the mosque, from where prayers would be called.
Egyptian individuals are Dahi Mohamed Mostafa Senger, Ahmed Samir Al-Habib, Ahmed Eid Salem Al-Hegawi, Hassan Saad Shetewi, in addition to the Jordanian brothers Abd al-Malik and Ashraf Muhammad Yusuf Uthman.
The site was believed to have been built by the Umayyad Caliph Hisham bin Abd al-Malik, between 724 and 743 A.D., but experts believe his nephew and successor al-Walid II built the palace.
NEW YORK, Sept 24 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on Friday met with the Yemeni Foreign Minister Abd Al-Malik Abd Al-Jalil Al-Mikhlafi.
This is the Al-Aqsa Mosque that Adam, peace be upon him, or during his time, the angels built," the mufti said of the 8th-century structure commissioned by Caliph Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan.