Barrah bint Abdul Muttalib

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Barrah bint Abdulmuttalib was an aunt of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.

She was born in Mecca, the daughter of Abdulmuttalib ibn Hashim and Fatimah bint Amr al-Makhzumiya.[1][2]

Her first husband was Abdulasad ibn Hilal,[2] a member of the Makhzum clan of the Quraysh. Their son was Abdullah, later known as Abu Salama.[3]

Her second husband was Abu Ruhm ibn Abduluzza from the Amir ibn Luayy clan of the Quraysh. Their son was Abu Sabra.[4]

It is not recorded that Barrah ever became a Muslim.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ibn Hisham note 97.
  2. ^ a b c ibn Saad, Muhammad (1995). Tabaqat vol. 8: The Women of Madina. Ta-Ha Publishers. p. 33. 
  3. ^ ibn Saad, Muhammad (2013). Tabaqat vol. 3: The Companions of Badr. p. 183. 
  4. ^ ibn Saad, Muhammad (1995). Tabaqat vol. 8: The Women of Madina. Ta-Ha Publishers. p. 385.