Wives of Muhammad
Muhammad's wives were the eleven or thirteen women married to the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Muslims refer to them as Mothers of the Believers (Arabic: Ummahāt ul-Muʾminīn). Muslims use the term promin...
Khadija bint Khuwaylid
Khadijah or Khadīja bint Khuwaylid (Arabic: خديجة بنت خويلد‎) or Khadīja al-Kubra (Khadija the great) (c. 555 or 567 – 620 CE) was the first wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. She is com...
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Rayhana
Rayhāna bint Zayd (Hebrew: ריחאנה בת זיד‎ Raychana bat Zayd, Arabic: ريحانة بنت زيد‎) was a Jewish woman from the Banu Qurayza tribe. Rayhana was originally a member of the Banu Nadir ...
Juwayriyya bint al-Harith
Juwayriyya bint al-Harith (Arabic: جويرية بنت الحارث‎ juwayriyya bint al-ḥārith, born c. 608) was a wife of Muhammad and a Mother of the Believers.She married the Islamic prophet Muhammad wh...
Ramla bint Abi Sufyan
Ramla bint Abi Sufyan (رملة بنت أبي سفيان) also known as Umm Habiba (أم حبيبة) (c.594-665) was a wife of Muhammad and therefore a Mother of the Believers.
She was the daughter of Abu Sufyan ibn Ha...
Battle of Bassorah
The Battle of the Camel, sometimes called the Battle of Jamal or the Battle of Bassorah, took place at Basra, Iraq on 7 November 656. A'isha heard about the killing of Uthman (644-656), the third Cal...
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Zaynab bint Jahsh
Zaynab bint Jahsh (Arabic: زينب بنت جحش‎) (c. 590 – 641) was a cousin and wife of Muhammad and therefore a Mother of the Believers.
Zaynab's father was Jahsh ibn Riyab, an immigrant from...
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Maria al-Qibtiyya
Marya bint Sham'ûn, better known as Maryam al-Qubtiyyah (Arabic: مارية القبطية‎) (alternatively, "Marya Quptiyah"), or Maria the Copt, (died 637) was an Egyptian Coptic Christian slave who w...
Umm Salama Hind bint Abi Umayya
Hind bint Abi Umayya (Arabic: هند بنت أبي أمية‎), also known as Hind al-Makhzumiyah, Hind bint Suhayl or Umm Salama (Arabic: أم سلمة هند بنت أبي أمية‎) (c. 596 AD – 64 AH) was one ...
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Hafsa bint Umar
Ḥafsa bint Umar (Arabic: حفصة بنت عمر ‎) (c.605-665) was a wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and therefore a Mother of the Believers.Hafsa was the daughter of Umar ibn al-Khattab and Zayn...
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Safiyya bint Huyayy
Safiyyah bint Huyayy (Hebrew: צפיה בת חיי‎ Safiyyah bint Huyayy , Arabic: صفية بنت حيي‎) (c. 610 – c. 670) was one of the wives of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad. She was, along with all...
Sawda bint Zamʿa
Sawda bint Zamʿa (Arabic: سودة بنت زمعة‎) was a wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and considered by Muslims to be a Mother of the Believers.
Her father, Zam'a ibn Qays, was from the ...
Genealogy of Khadijah's daughters
Khadijah bint Khuwaylid, the first wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, had six children. Some Shia dispute whether all of the children were born in her marriage to Muhammad, or if three of the four ...
Aisha
‘Ā’ishah bint Abī Bakr (613/614 – 678 CE; Arabic: عائشة‎ transliteration: ‘Ā’ishah [ʕaːʔiʃa], also transcribed as A'ishah, Aisyah, Ayesha, A'isha, Aishat, Aishah, or Aisha /ˈɑːiːˌʃɑː/) was o...
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Zaynab bint Khuzayma
Zaynab bint Khuzayma (Arabic: زينب بنت خزيمة‎, Umm al-Masakin, Mother of the Poor, born 595) was the fifth wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.As a result of her early death, less is known ...
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Maymuna bint al-Harith
Maymunah bint al-Harith al-Hilaliyah (Arabic: ميمونة بنت الحارث الهلالية‎, Maymūnah bint al-Ḥārith al-Hilālīyah) was a wife of Muhammad. Her original name was Barrah, but Muhammad changed it...
Shi'a view of Aisha
The Shi'a view of Aisha is generally unfavourable. This is primarily due to what they see as her contempt for the Ahl al-Bayt (the Islamic prophet Muhammad's family) and her attempts to stir up the fi...