Ali ibn Umar

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]

Ali II
علي الثاني
Ruler of Morocco
PredecessorYahia II ibn Yahya
SuccessorYahya III ibn Al-Qassim
Full name
Ali II ibn Umar
FatherUmar ibn Idris
ReligionZaydi Shia Islam


  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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