From a Portulan map a Zang and a Rum king.

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Az-Zubaidi; (d989) Spain
Tabaqat an-nahwiyin wa-l-lugawiyin li-Abi.

(The Grammarians on the Order of the Language)

Taken from: Fuat Sezgin; Geschichte des arabischen Schrifttums
Complete name: Bakr Muhammad b. al-Hasan az-Zubaidi

When quoting Abu Muslim the teacher of  Caliph Abdalmalik b. Marwan (d705)
Grammarians keep themselves mostly busy with the language of the Zang and the Rum