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1000s in poetry

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Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).



1005 - 1007:

  • Compilation of the Shūi Wakashū, the third imperial Japanese poetry anthology
  • Births

    Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article. There are conflicting or unreliable sources for the birth years of many people born in this period; where sources conflict, the poet is listed again and the conflict is noted:


  • Wallada bint al-Mustakfi (died 1080), Arab Andalusian poet of Arabic language
  • 1002:

  • Mei Yaochen (died 1060), Song poet
  • 1003:

  • Ibn Zaydún (died 1071), Arabic poet
  • 1004:

  • Nasir Khusraw (died 1088), Persian poet
  • 1006:

  • Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (died 1088), Afghan poet, also known as "Shaikul Mashayekh" (Arabic: شیخ المشایخ) [Master of (Sufi) Masters]
  • 1007:

  • Ouyang Xiu (died 1072), Chinese statesman, historian, essayist and poet of the Song Dynasty
  • 1009:

  • Qatran Tabrizi (died 1072), Persian poet
  • Deaths

    Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:


  • Wang Yucheng (born 954), Song poet
  • 1007:

  • Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadhani (born 967), master of Arabic prose
  • 1008:

  • Gunnlaugr ormstunga (born 983), Icelandic skald, from injuries sustained after defeating skald Hrafn Önundarson in battle.
  • References

    1000s in poetry Wikipedia