Abu Salama 'Abd Allah ibn 'Abd al-Asad

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Abu Salama ʿAbdillāh ibn ʿAbdi l-Asad (Arabic: أبو سلمة عبد الله بن عبد الأسد‎) was one of the companions of Muhammad.


He was married to Umm Salama, and they were among the first who converted to Islam. They had four children: Salama, Umar, Zaynab and Durra.

Abu Salama died from a wound he sustained during the Battle of Uhud that reopened after he had led the Expedition of Qatan. After his death, Muhammad married his widow.

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