calligrapher (B. ?, Baghdad - D. 981). His real name is Ebu‘l-Kasım Hasan, his father’s
name is Bisr, his grandfather’s name is Yahya. Âmidî was called as one of the
masters of Arab Literature; he completed his education in
Divan, Kitâbu‘l-Has ve‘l-Müşterek, El‘Muhtelef ve‘l-Mu‘telef, Kitâbul-Muvâzene beyne‘t-Taiyeyn Ebi Temmâm vel-Buhturî (translation and editing: Veled İzbudak, 1893), Neşrü’l Manzum.
REFERENCE: Şevket Beysanoğlu / Diyarbakırlı Fikir ve Sanat Adamları (vol. 1, 1957), TDE Ansiklopedisi (vol. 1, 1976), İhsan Işık (TEKAA, 2009).