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Title: Tarjumān al-mustafīd
Full Title: Turjumān al-mustafīd
Author: ‘Abd al-Raūf ibn ‘Alī al-Jāwī al-Fanṣūrī
Place, Date of Birth: Aceh, North Sumatra, Indonesia, 1615
Place, Date of Dead: Aceh, 1693
Place of Activity: Aceh
Language: Malay
Script: Jawi
Subject Matter: Quranic Exegesis
Genre: Prose
Date of Autograph (century): 17
Found in : Riddell, 1984; Harun, 1992; Johns, 1998; Azra, 2005: 246-250; Nurtawab, 2007

This work is the first Malay Qur'anic Exegesis composed in the Malay-Indonesian world. ‘Abd al-Raūf ibn ‘Alī al-Jāwī al-Fanṣūrī (1615-1693) is one of the most prominent Muslim scholars in Aceh. The composing of this work was completed by Bābā Dāwūd al-Jāwī ibn Ismā‘īl ibn Aghā Muafā ibn Aghā ‘Alī al-Rūmī, one of the students of the author himself.