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Harith ibn Abdul-Muṭṭalib

Ḥārith ibn Abdul-Muṭṭalib (Arabic: حارث بن عبد المطلب‎) was one of the uncles of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. He was the only child of his mother Samrā’ bint Jundub who was from Banu Ḥawazīn tribe. The rest of the children of ‘Abdul-Muṭṭalib were born to his other wives.

Ḥārith was the firstborn of his father; so ‘Abdul-Muṭṭalib's agnomen was Abū Al-Ḥārith. He accompanied ‘Abdul-Muṭṭalib during the digging of the well of Zamzam and died before his father’s death.

Contents

  • Children 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Children

  1. Abū Sufyān (Mughīrah) ibn Ḥārith: He became a Muslim during the year of the conquest of Mecca. His son was Ja’far. Abū Sufyān (Mughīrah) ibn Ḥārith and his brother, Rabī‘ah, were one among those eight persons who did not flee in the Battle of Hunayn.
  2. Naufal ibn Ḥārith: He was older than Ḥamzah ibn ‘Abdul-Muṭṭalib and Al-'Abbas ibn ‘Abdul-Muṭṭalib. He accepted Islam during the siege of Al-Khandaq (the Trench). Nawfal was the son of Ḥārith who married Durrah bint Abi Lahab. His children included ‘Utbah, Walīd and Abū Muslim.
  3. Rabī‘ah ibn Ḥārith
  4. ‘Abdul-Shams ibn Ḥārith: The Prophet changed his name to ‘Abdullah on his embracing of Islam. His children lived after him in Syria.
  5. Arwā bint Ḥārith. Her mother was Ghaziya bint Qays.[1][2]

See also

References

  1. ^ Ibn Saad/Bewley vol. 8 p. 36.
  2. ^ ref

http://www.islam-qa.com/en/ref/84304/Mu’aawiyah

External links

  • http://web.umr.edu/~msaumr/reference/companions/English/sufyan.html
  • http://al-islam.org/restatement/71.htm
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