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Subject: Al-Mutawakkil I, List of Caliphs, Abbasid Caliphate, Al-Mutawakkil II, Al-Qa'im (Cairo)
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Al-Mustanjid (Cairo)

المستنجد بالله
51st Caliph of the Abbasid Caliphate
Abbasid Caliph in Cairo
Reign 1455–1479
Predecessor al-Qa'im
Successor Al-Mutawakkil II
Died 1479
Religion Islam

Al-Mustanjid (Arabic: المستنجد بالله‎) was an Abbasid caliph of Cairo, Egypt, for the Mamluk sultans between 1455 and 1479.


  • "Biography of Al-Mustanjid" (in Arabic). Archived from the original on 2008-06-11. 


  • Garcin, Jean-Claude (1967). "Histoire, opposition, politique et piétisme traditionaliste dans le Ḥusn al Muḥādarat de Suyûti" [History, opposition, politics and traditionalistic pietism in Suyuti's Ḥusn al Muḥādarat] ( 
  • Holt, P. M. (1984). "Some Observations on the 'Abbāsid Caliphate of Cairo".  
Cadet branch of the Banu Quraysh
Born: ? Died: 1479
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