Ali ibn Umar

Ali II
علي الثاني
Sultan of Morocco
Reign 874-883
Predecessor Yahia I ibn Muhammad
Successor Yahya III ibn Al-Qassim
Full name
Ali II ibn Umar
Dynasty Idrisid
Father Umar ibn Idris
Religion Zaydi Shia Islam

Ali ibn Umar (Arabic: علي بن عمر) was the seventh Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of Yahya II in 874 CE. During his rule, the Idrisids lost their capital, Fes. He died in 883 CE.[1]


  1. The early medieval pottery industry at al-Basra, Morocco. Nancy L. Benco. B.A.R. 1987
Preceded by
Yahya II
Idrisid dynasty
Succeeded by
Yahya III

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