Mohammed al-Idrisi

Mohammed al-Idrisi

1099 – 1164

Edrisi places in Iran Edrisi, Iran (disambiguation)Edrisi, Iran} Abu Abdullah Muhammad al-Idrisi al-Qurtubi al-Hasani as-Sabti, or simply al-Idrisi aelI'dri:si: (أبو عبد الله محمد الإدريسي القرطبي الحسني السبتي; ; 1100 – 1165), was an Arab Muslim geographer, cartographer and Egyptologist who lived in Palermo, Sicily at the court of King Roger II. Muhammed al-Idrisi was born in Ceuta, then belonging to the Almoravids.