Fihr ibn Malik
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Fihr defended Mecca against the Himyarite King of Yemen who wanted transfer Kaaba to Yemen.:41 A sharp engagement followed in which Himyar were defeated, and their King Hassan was taken prisoner by Fihr for two years until he paid his ransom.
- Ibn Ishaq; Guillaume (1955). The Life of Muhammad: A Translation of Ibn Isḥāq’s sīrat. London. ISBN 0195778286.