Banu Taym

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Banu Taym
(Arabic: بنو تيم‎)
Quraysh, Adnanites
Nisba at-Taymi
Location Western Arabia, especially in Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Descended from Taym ibn Murrah
Religion Idolatry and later Islam
This is about the sub-clan of Quraish, for a completely different tribe see Banu Tamim.

Banu Taym (Arabic: بنو تيم‎; alternatively transliterated as Banu Taim or Banu Tahim) is a sub-clan of the Quraish tribe, descended from Fihr ibn Malik and Adnan.

Ancestry[edit]

The tribe descended from Taym ibn Murrah ibn Ka'b ibn Lu'ayy ibn Ghalib ibn Fihr ibn Malik ibn an-Nadr.

Notable Members[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. "Abū Bakr". 
  2. ^ Jafri, Hua M. (1979). The Origins and Early Development of Shi`a Islam. International Book Centre. p. 58-79. 
  3. ^ Razwy, Ali Asghar. A Restatement of the History of Islam and Muslims. 
  4. ^ Spellberg, p. 3