Sibawayh: Al Kitab (The Book) (d796)

First Book on Arab Grammar.


Taken from: Popular Series: anthropology, Issues 21-29 by Chicago Natural History Museum

Official name: Abū Bishr ʻAmr ibn ʻUthmān ibn Qanbar Al-Baṣrī (c. 760–796)


God created the giraffe with its forelegs longer than its hind legs. It is named with the name of the assembly, because  it is in the form of an assembly of animals.


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