Battle of Yarmouk
The Battle of Yarmouk was a major battle between the army of the Byzantine Empire and the Muslim Arab forces of the Rashidun Caliphate. The battle consisted of a series of engagements that lasted for ...
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Battle of the Iron Bridge
The Battle of the Iron Bridge was fought between the Muslim Rashidun army and the Byzantine army in 637 AD. The battle was fought near a nine-arch stone bridge spanning the River Orontes, from which t...
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Battle of Badr
The Battle of Badr (Arabic: غزوة بدر‎), fought on Saturday, 13 March 624 CE (17 Ramadan, 2 AH in the Islamic calendar) in the Hejaz region of western Arabia (present-day Saudi Arabia), was a...
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Conquest of Mecca
Mecca was occupied by the Muslims on 11 December 629 AD (Julian), 18th of Ramadan, 8 AH in the ancient (intercalated) Arabic calendar. It was not until the Farewell Pilgrimage in AD 632 that the pra...
Battle of Ajnadayn
The Battle of Ajnadayn (Arabic: معركة أجنادين‎), fought on July 30, 634, in an unknown location close to Beit Guvrin in present day Israel; it was the first major pitched battle between the ...
Battle of Uhud
The Battle of Uhud (Arabic: غزوة أحد‎ Ġazwat ‘Uḥud) was fought on Saturday, March 19, 625 (3 Shawwal 3 AH in the Islamic calendar) at the valley located in front of Mount Uhud, in what is no...
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Siege of Aleppo (637)
37°09′48″E / 36.198133°N 37.16328°E / 36.198133; 37.16328The Siege of Aleppo, the Byzantine stronghold and one of few remaining Byzantine castles in the northern Levant after ...
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Asim ibn Thabit
Asim ibn Thabit (Arabic: عاصم بن ثابت‎) was one of the Ansar, a person belonging to one of the first generations of Muslims and who helped Muhammad after his migration to Medina.
He part...
List of participants at the Battle of Badr
An incomplete list of participants at the Battle of Badr.
Ishaq, Ibn, and A. Guillaume. "The Great Expedition of Badr." The Life of Muhammad: A Translation of Ishāq's Sīrat Rasūl Allāh. Lahore: Pa...
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Byzantine-Sassanid War of 602-628
The Byzantine–Sasanian War of 602–628 was the final and most devastating of the series of wars fought between the Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Empire and the Sasanian Empire of Persia. The previous war b...
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Siege of Ta'if
The Siege of Taif took place in 630, as the Muslims besieged the city of Taif after their victory in the Battle of Hunayn and Autas. However, the city did not succumb to the siege. One of their chieft...
Battle of Hunayn
The Battle of Hunayn was fought between Muhammad and his followers against the Bedouin tribe of Hawazin and its subsection the Thaqif in 630 in a valley on one of the roads leading from Mecca to al-Ta...
Battle of Fahl
The Battle of Fahl or Battle of Pella Arabic: معركة فحل‎ was an Arab–Byzantine battle fought between the Rashidun army under Khalid ibn al-Walid Saifullah (meaning: The Sword of Allah) and t...
Siege of Emesa
36°42′52″E / 34.723185°N 36.714462°E / 34.723185; 36.714462The Siege of Emesa was laid by the forces of Rashidun Caliphate from December 635 up until March 636. This led to th...
Battle of Tabouk
The Battle of Tabouk (also called the Battle of Tabuk) was a military expedition, which, according to Muslim biographies, was initiated by Muhammad in October, AD 630. Muhammad led a force of as many ...
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Historiography of early Islam
The historiography of early Islam refers to the study of the early history of Islam during the 7th century, from Muhammad's first revelations in AD 610 until the disintegration of the Rashidun Calip...
Participants at the Battle of Badr
An incomplete list of participants at the Battle of Badr.
Ishaq, Ibn, and A. Guillaume. "The Great Expedition of Badr." The Life of Muhammad: A Translation of Ishāq's Sīrat Rasūl Allāh. Lahore: Pa...
Participants at the Battle of Badr - Wikipedia
Muhammad
Muhammad (Arabic: محمد‎; c. 570 – 8 June 632), full name Abū al-Qāsim Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib ibn Hāshim (ابو القاسم محمد ابن عبد الله ابن عبد المطلب اب...
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Siege of Jerusalem (637)
The Siege of Jerusalem was part of a military conflict which took place in the year 637 between the Byzantine Empire and the Rashidun Caliphate. It began when the Rashidun army, under the command of ...
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Battle of Bosra
The Battle of Bosra was fought in 634 between the Rashidun Caliphate army and the Byzantine Empire for the possession of Bosra, in Syria. The city, then capital of the Ghassanid kingdom, a Byzantine v...
Muslim conquest of Syria
The Muslim conquest of Syria (Arabic: الفتح الإسلامي لبلاد الشام) occurred in the first half of the 7th century, and refers to the conquest of region known as the Levant, later to become the Islamic P...
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