Ahmad Faris Shidyaq
Journalist, Deceased Person
1804 – 1887
Who was Ahmad Faris Shidyaq?
Ahmad Faris Shidyaq was an Ottoman scholar, writer and journalist. Maronite by birth, he converted to Protestantism and then to Islam. He is considered to be one of the founding fathers of modern Arabic Literature.
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