Abu Bakr ibn Muhammad ibn Hazm

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Abu Bakr ibn Muhammad ibn Hazm (Arabic: أبو بكر بن محمد بن حزم‎) (died 120/737) was an 8th-century Sunni Islamic scholar based in Madinah.[1]

He is among those who compiled hadiths at Umar II’s behest.[2] Umar asked him to write down all the hadiths he could learn in Madinah from 'Amra bint 'Abd al-Rahman, who was at the time the most respected scholar of hadiths narrated by Aisha.[3]

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  1. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20070928015614/http://thetruereligion.org/modules/wfsection/article.php?articleid=259&page=10
  2. ^ http://people.uncw.edu/bergh/par246/L21RHadithCriticism.htm
  3. ^ Siddiqi, Muhammad (1993). Hadith Literature. Oxford: The Islamic Texts Society. p. 6. ISBN 0946621381.