List of persons names (and their functions) used in AWR-Articles

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Name Function
ʿAbd al-Raḥmān ʿIzz

leading figure in the Hazemoon Movement

ʿAbd al-Rashīd Muṭāwiyyʿa


ʿAbd al-Razzāq al-Sanhūrī (Dr.)

20th Century prominent Egyptian lawyer

ʿAbd al-Ruʾūf al-Rawābida [Abdelraouf Al-Rawabdeh] (Prime Minster of Jordan)

Prime Minister of Jordan (1999-2000)

ʿAbd al-Ruʾūf al-Rīdī

Head of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs; President of the Board of Directors of Mubarak Public Library; Former Ambassador

ʿAbd al-Ṣabūr Marzūq (Dr.)

Vice-Chairman of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs

ʿAbd al-Ṣabūr Shāhīn (Dr.)

Professor in the Faculty of Dār al-ʿUlūm at Cairo University; Islamic thinker and preacher; Author

ʿAbd al-Salām Maḥjūb (General)

Egyptian Minister of State for Local Development (Since 2005)

ʿAbd al-Ṣanad Yamāma

Professor of international law at Monofeya University

ʿAbd al-Sattār Fatḥ Allāh (Dr.)

Azhar Scholar; Former member of the Muslim Brotherhood; Author

ʿAbd al-Sīrāfī (Dr.)
ʿAbd al-Wahhāb al-Dīb


ʿAbd al-Wahhāb al-Maṣirī (Dr.)

Egyptian scholar, author and general coordinator of the opposition organization Kifāyah


ʿAbd al-Wahhāb Bashīr


ʿAbd al-Wahhāb Khafājī (Judge) (Egypt)
ʿAbd al-Wahhāb Shaʿabān
ʿAbd al-Wahhāb ʿIzzat (Dr.)
ʿAbd al-ʿĀṭī Maḥmūd al-Shāfiʿī


ʿAbd al-ʿĀṭī Muḥammad (Dr.)


ʿAbd al-ʿAẓīm al-Maʿaṭānī (Dr.)

Islamic Scholar; Professor at the Azhar University; Member of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs; Author

ʿAbd al-ʿAẓīm Ramaḍān (Dr.)

Historian; Professor; Member of the Supreme Council for Culture; Chairman of the History Committee

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz (Pakistani Islamic Party)

Leader of the Islamic party in Pakistan

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz al-Rantīsī (Dr.)

Late co-founder of Hamas; Senior Hamas spokesman

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz bin Salmān Āl Saʿūd (Minister)

Minister of Energy in Saudi Arabia

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Bū Taflīqa [Abdelaziz Bouteflika] (President of Algeria)

President of Algeria (Since 1999)

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Fahmī
ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Ḥijāzī (Dr.)

Egyptian Prime Minister (1873-1875)

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān Āl-Saʿūd [Ibn Saud] (King, Founder of Saudi Arabia)
ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Bāz (Shaykh)

Grand mufti of Saudi Arabia (1993-1999)

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿUthmān al-Tūwayjrī (Dr.)

General director of the Islamic Organization for Education Science and Culture

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Muḥammad

Honor President of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights; Lawyer; Former Head of the Bar Association

ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz


ʿAbd Allāh al-Ḥassānī
ʿAbd Allāh al-Nadīm

Late Egyptian intellectual and journalist

ʿAbd Allāh al-Najjār (Dr.)

Professor at the Azhar University; Member of the Islamic Research Academy; President of Arab Science and Technology Foundation; Author

ʿAbd Allāh al-Samāwī (Shaykh)

Prominent Egyptian Islamist Leader; One of the Founders of the al-Jamācah al-Islāmiyyah; Member of the Muslim Brotherhood

ʿAbd Allāh al-Sināwī

Editor-in-Chief of al-Ahrām al-cArabī newspaper

ʿAbd Allāh al-Thānī ibn al-Ḥussayn (King Abdullah II of Jordan)

King of Jordan (since 1999)

ʿAbd Allāh al-ʿAdhba

editor of the “Arab” newspaper

ʿAbd Allāh al-ʿAṭṭār

Head of the Islamic and Coptic Antiquities Department in the Supreme Council of Antiquities

ʿAbd Allāh bin Bayya (Shaykh)

President of the Forum for Promoting Peace and Co-Moderator of Religions for Peace (RfP)

ʿAbd Allāh Fahd al-Nafīsī (Dr.)

Kuwaiti Author; Intellectual and Political Analyst; Member of the Muslim Brotherhood

ʿAbd Allāh Ḥamdūk (Abdalla Hamdok)

Prime minister of Sudan

ʿAbd Allāh ibn Sulaymān al-Manīʿa (Shaykh)

Member of the Saudi Grand Scholars Organization

ʿAbd Allāh ibn Ubayy ibn Salūl

one of  Prophet Muhammad’s contemporaries

ʿAbd Allāh ibn Zubayr
ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbbās

Cousin of the prophet Muḥammad

ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbd al-Muḥsin al-Turkī (Dr.)

Member of the Council of Senior Scholars in Saudi Arabia; Secretary-General of the Muslim World League; Former Minister

ʿAbd Allāh Imām (Author)

Author; Journalist (Rose al-Youssef)

ʿAbd Allāh Jaḥāma
ʿAbd Allāh Kamāl (Mr.)

Journalist; Editor of Rose al-Youssef magazine and newspaper; Deputy in Shurā Council

ʿAbd Allāh Luʾluʾ
ʿAbd Allāh Mujāwir (Dr,)

Chairman of al-Azhar's Fatwa Committee

ʿAbd Allāh Muṣṭafā


ʿAbd Allāh Qāsim [Abdallah Assem]

Inventor from Assiut (Egypt), developed a device that facilitates the use of computers by the handicapped  at the age of seventeen. Lives in the US after being accused of having participated in demonstrations on behalf of the Muslim Brotherhood  

ʿAbd Allāh Raḍwān (Dr.)
ʿAbd Allāh Samak (Dr.)

Prominent scholar in al-Azhar's department of Islamic Studies

ʿAbd Allāh Saʿīd Abū al-ʿIzz


ʿAbd Allāh Yūsuf ʿAlī
ʿAbd Allāh ʿAbd al-Raḥmān

Son of the spiritual leader of the Jamācah al-Islāmīyah cUmar cAbd al-Raḥmān

ʿAbd Allāh ʿAlī
ʿAbd Allāh ʿIzzām (Shaykh)

Former leader of the Muslim Brotherhood in Pakistan

ʿAbd ʼal-Muʿnim Saʿ īd ʿAlī
ʿAbdallah Bushrā (Dr.)‎
ʿAbdallah Ibn Muḥammad al-Sālimī‎ (Shaykh)
ʿAbdil-Raḥmān Al-Juharī [General Coordinator For Alexandria’s Civil Democratic Coalition]
ʿAbduh al-Duqayshī


ʿAbduh Maghrabī


ʿAbduh Mīkhāʾīl Malāk

Eyewitness of murder in al-Kushḥ / Sohag in 1998

ʿAbduh Mubāshir

Author; Islamic scholar

ʿAbduh Zayn


ʿAbdul ʿazīz Al-Naḥās [State Security Officer-in-Chief Of Suhāj]
ʿAbdullah bin ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz (King of Saudi Arabia)
ʿAbdullāh Rushdī

banned Egyptian preacher of al-Sayeda Nafīsa Mosque in Cairo

During a live, televised appearance in 'Sada El-Balad' satellite station, the Egyptian preacher claimed that Al-Azhar incites extremism and terrorism through its educational curriculum. He was then banned from delivering the weekly Friday sermons, imparting religious lessons, leading mosque congregations in prayer, and losing licensing of any official written statement issued to him from any of the Ministry of Endowment’s entities.




ʿAbīr Ṣabrī

Retired Egyptian actress

ʿAbīr Ṣalāḥ al-Dīn


ʿAbīr Ṭāyyīl


ʿAbīr ʿAṭīyya


ʿAbla al-Kaḥlāwī (Dr.)

Professor of comparative fiqh at the Azhar University; Islamic Scholar

ʿAbūd al-Zumar

Leader of the al-Jāmʿa al-Islāmiyya

ʿĀdil Abū al-Nūr Sulaymān
ʿĀdil al-Anṣārī

Editor and cheif of the muslim brotherhood newspaper.

ʿĀdil al-Jindī

general coordinator for the Path of the Holy Family Project

ʿĀdil al-Jūjarī

Egyptian Thinker; Author; Journalist

ʿĀdil al-Khayāṭ

Gouvernor of Luxor, a member of al-Jamā’āh al-Islāmīyah

ʿĀdil al-Ṣaftī

Former Undersecretary of Foreign Minister; Ambassador; Author

ʿĀdil al-Sayyid ʿAbd al-Quddūs

Former member of the Egyptian Jihad organization and Shurá Council member

ʿĀdil al-Shūrbajī
ʿĀdil Darwīsh

Egyptian-British journalist; writer; historian; political commentator on radio; specialist in Middle Eastern politics

ʿĀdil Fakhrī Ṣādiq (Prof.)
ʿĀdil Fawzī Faltas Ḥannā (Dr.)

President of the Middle East Christians Association [MECA]

ʿĀdil Gharīb
ʿĀdil Ḥammūda (Mr.)

Former editor-in-chief of Rose al-Youssef magazine, editor-in-chief of Ṣawt al-Ummah newspaper; editor-in-chief of al-Fajr newspaper; Journalist

ʿĀdil Ḥussayn

Former Secretary General of the Labor Party; Former Chief Editor of al-Shab newspaper; Author; Journalist

ʿĀdil Imām

Egyptian actor, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

ʿĀdil Jindī [Adel Gindi] (Mr.)

Author; Coptic Activist

ʿĀdil Jirjis Saʿad (Dr.)

Egyptian Coptic blogger, activist and researcher; Journalist for Rose al-Yūsuf mnagazine; Former responsible for the Youth in the Bishopric of Port Said

ʿĀdil Jyūrjī [Adel Georgy]

President of the French Coptic Association

ʿĀdil Kāmil

Author; Journalist

ʿĀdil Kārrās

Coptic immigrant to the USA, allegedly murdered for being Egyptian