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83. According to Ibn al-Athir, Usd, III, ro7, 'Ibadah was killed in al-Ahwiz. Ibn Khayyat, Ta'rikh,1, 235 , reports that Sahm also killed Sa'd, a mawli of Qudimah b . Ma;'un, and that Ibn 'Amir killed several of their comrades but granted them both safe-conducts. 84. They were killed after Ziyad became governor of al-Basrah in 45(665). See Ibn al -Athir, Usd, III, io8. 85. 'Ali b. 'Abdallah b. 'Abbas (41-1171661-735 /611 was the ancestor of the 'Abbasid caliphs. v. 'Ali b. 'Abd Allah b. al-'Abbas.

Ziyad fortified himself in a stronghold which is called the Fortress of Ziyad. 'Amir in charge of alBasrah and of military matters in Sijistan77 and Khurasan78 'Abdalldh b. 'Amir Put in Charge of al-Basrah I was told by Abu Zayd79-'Ali: When Mu'awiyah intended to send 'Utbah b. " Mu'awiyah then put him in charge of al-Basrah, Khurasan, and Sijistan. He wanted to put Zayd b. Jabalah in charge of his police force, but the latter refused. So he put Habib b. Shihab al-Sha'mi80 in charge of his police- according to another report it was Qays b.

88 It was said that al-Hajjaj b . Yusuf89 was born in this year. In this year Mu'awiyah made Marwan b . al-Hakam90 governor of al-Madinah, and Marwan appointed 'Abdallah b. alHarith b. Nawfal as judge. Khalid b. al-'As b. Hisham was (the governor) in charge of Mecca; al-Mughirah b. Shu'bah was in charge of al-Kufah on his" behalf, while Shurayh91 super87. The Alans were an Iranian people living north of the Caucasus , the ancestors of the modern Ossets . v. Alan. 88. Batriq (p1. batariqah) in Arabic comes from the Latin patricius via the Greek patrikios .

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