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Ha·run al-Ra·shid

or Ha·roun al-Ra·schid  (hä-ro͞on′ äl-rä-shēd′) also Harun ar-Ra·shid (är′-) 763?-809.
Fifth Abbasid caliph of Baghdad (786-809) noted for the splendor of his court and his military campaign against the Byzantine Empire.

Harun al-Rashid

(hæˈruːn ˈælræˈʃiːd)
n
(Biography) ?763–809 ad, Abbasid caliph of Islam (786–809), whose court at Baghdad was idealized in the Arabian Nights

Ha•run al-Ra•shid

(hɑˈrun ˌɑl rɑˈʃid)
n.
a.d. 764?–809, caliph of Baghdad 786–809: made a legendary hero in The Arabian Nights.
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Historians reported how Malek Ibn Anas's fame spread, with one affirming that the great Caliph Harun Al Rashid asked the aACAyalim: "O Malik I entreat as a favour that you will come every day to me and my two sons Ameen and Ma'mun, and instruct us in traditional knowledge," to which Malek Ibn Anas replied: "O Khalifah, the science of hadith is of a dignified nature and instead of going to any person, requires that all should come to it.
Ashraf Khan and Harun Al Rashid were left heartbroken when they discovered thieves had battered a hole through the wooden roof of their Sheldon grocery store before going on the rampage.
His secret burial place was only identified during the reign of Harun Al Rashid, a famous Abbasid Caliph (786-809 AD).