105. The four kings of the Earth: two believers and two atheists

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4-130 حدثنا علي بن أحمد بن عبد الله بن أحمد بن أبي عبد الله البرقي قال: حدثنا أبي، عن أحمد بن أبي عبد الله، عن أبيه محمد بن خالد باسناده رفعه إلى أبي عبد الله عليه السلام قال: ملك الارض كلها أربعة مؤمنان وكافران فأما المؤمنان فسليمان بن داود عليهما السلام وذو القرنين، والكافران نمرود وبختنصر، واسم ذي القرنين عبد الله بن ضحاك بن معد


4-130 Ali ibn Ahmad ibn Abdullah ibn Ahmad ibn Aba Abdullah al-Barqy narrated that his father quoted Ahmad ibn Aba Abdullah, on the authority of his father Muhammad ibn Khalid who linked it up through a chain of narrators to Aba Abdullah as-Sadiq (MGB), “There were four kings on the Earth: two of the believers and two of the atheists. The two of the believers were Solomon - the son of David (MGB) and Zul-Qarnayn. The name of Zul-Qarnayn was Abdullah ibn Zahhak ibn Ma’d. The two atheists were Nimrood and Bakht ul-Nasr.”