The Arabic geographer Bakri gave a description of the chief Roman buildings which were standing in his time (Bakri, Descr.
Such books were written by Bakri and Yaqut (q.v.)' Grammar and aexicography.
BAKRI [Abu `Ubaid `Abdallah ibn `Abd ul-`Aziz ul-Bakri], (1040-1094), Arabian geographer, was born at Cordova.
90; Bakri, 155 seq.).
For other names and honorific epithets of the city see Bakri, ut supra, Azraqi, p. 197, Yaqut iv.