Banu Harith
The Banu Harith (Arabic: بنو الحارث‎ or Arabic: بنو الحريث‎ ; Hebrew: בנים חוּרית ) is one of the Jewish tribes of Arabia which once governed the city of Najran, now located in so...
Qahtanite
The terms Qahtanite and Qahtani (Arabic: قَحْطَانِي‎; transliterated: Qahtani) refers to Arabs who originate from the southern region of the Arabian Peninsula, especially from Yemen. Accordi...
Ahmad bin Ali Al-Ajmi
Sheikh Ahmad Al-Ajmi (Arabic: الشيخ أحمد بن علي بن محمد آل سليمان العجمي) is a Saudi quran reciter and imam. He is a known qari of Holy Quran.
Ahmad Al-Ajmi studied elementary in the Al-Mohammadiy...
Banu Hamdan
Banu Hamdan is a well known Yemeni clan since the 1st millennium BCE, it was mentioned in Sabaic inscriptions as qayls of Hashid, who later acquired control over a part of Bakil and finally gave their...
Azd
The Azd or Al Azd, are an Arabian tribe. They were a branch of the Kahlan tribe, which was one of the two branches of Qahtan the other being Himyar.In the ancient times, they inhabited Ma'rib, the cap...
Zahran tribe
Zahran Tribe (Arabic: زهران‎) is one of the Arabian tribes in the Arabian Peninsula. The noun Zahran means blossoming or flowering in Arabic and is derived from the Arabic word for flower. M...
Banu Lakhm
Banu Lakhm is a large Arab tribe tracing their lineage backto Qahtan, who among many achievements, created anArab kingdom in Al-Hira, near modern Kufa, Iraq. This kingdom acted as abuffer zone betwee...
Banu Judham
The Banu Judham is a Yemeni tribe that emigrated to Syria and Egypt and dwelled with the Azd and Hamdan Kahlani tribes. Most Arab genealogists are not sure whether they are a Kahlani or a Himyarite tr...
Maqil
The Maqil (Arabic: المعقل‎) were an Arabian nomadic tribe that emigrated to the Maghreb region, with the Banu Hillal and Banu Sulaym tribes, in the 11th century. They mainly settled in and a...
Hashid
The Hashid is the second or third largest - after Bakil (Bakkil) and, depending on sources, Madhaj - yet generally recognized as the strongest and most influential tribal confederation in Yemen. Accor...
Bakil
The Bakil federation is the largest tribal federation in Yemen. Imam Yahya's campaign to subject the country, and more specifically the tribes, to his control, led him to undertake massive campaigns a...
Madh'hij
Madh'hij (Madhhij) is a famous large Qahtanite Yemeni Arabic tribe. It is located in Tathlith Najran and near Marib and near Abian east of Adan. This tribe participated in the Arabic Islamic conquest...
Sabaeans
The Sabaeans or Sabeans (Arabic: السبئيون‎ as-Saba’iyūn) (Hebrew: סבא‎) were an ancient people speaking an Old South Arabian language who lived in what is today Yemen, in the south wes...
Ancient history of Yemen
The ancient history of Yemen (South Arabia) is especially important because Yemen is one of the oldest centers of civilization in the Near East. Its relatively fertile land and adequate rainfall in a ...
Ancient history of Yemen - Wikipedia