Abu Ali Al-Khayyat

Full name: 
Yahyā Ibn Ghālib Abū ‘Alī al-Khayyât
Arabic name: 
أبو علي يحيى بن غالب الخياط
Latin name: 
Albohali
Date of birth: 
770
Date of death: 
835

Early astronomer-astrologer (c.770-c.835), author of works translated from Arabic into Latin by Plato Tiburnitus into Latin, such as Albohali arabis astrologi antiqvissimi, ac clarissimi de Ivdiciis natiuitatu, Liber Unus (Nurnberg, 1549). This book was edited recently: The Judgments of Nativities by Yahya Ibn Ghalib Khayyat (Tempe, Arizona: the American Federation of Astrologers, 1988).