Geber

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Geber

(ˈdʒiːbə)
n
(Biography) Latinized form of Jabir, assumed in honour of Jabir ibn Hayyan by a 14th-century alchemist, probably Spanish: he described the preparation of nitric and sulphuric acids
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Once a king`s wife was in serious condition and all people considered that she will die, but a Hakeem treated her with the herbs and within a half hour she became fit and fine and that was none of other Jaber Ibn Hayyan. He was the man who translated the Arabic language into English and he himself has written many books such as 'The discover of Secreat'.
"During the perfume making workshop for example, participants smell different kinds of perfume and become exposed to the distillation process developed by Jaber Ibn Hayyan and Al Kindi in the 9th Century; which is now being applied in gas to liquid distillation, used by companies like Shell in their Pearl GTL project."
"The IAEA's admission of its mistakes about the amount of the lost uranium at Jaber Ibn Hayyan (research) site shows that the news and reports that the IAEA cites don't have reliable sources at all, and therefore the IAEA is required to revise its inspections and sources of information and reports," Rapporteur of the parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Seyed Hossein Naqavi Hosseini said Wednesday.