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Hashmi (Arabic: هَاشِمِي‎‎, Urdu: ہاشمی‎) is a surname, referring descent from the Banu Hashim clan of Quraish with a unique maternal bloodline of Israelite ancestry through Salma bint Amr of Banu Najjar. This makes Banu Hashim both an Ishmaelites and Israelites tribe. The Islamic Prophet, Muhammad was a member of this Arab tribe; his great-grandfather was Hashim ibn Abd Manaf, for whom the tribe is named. Members of this clan are referred to as Hashemites. It can also be transliterated as (Al) Hashemi and (Al) Hashimi , Hashemites , Hashemites (disambiguation).

Hashmi surname is used by Syed family of Pakistan , Saudi Arabia, India , Iran , Jordan , Iraq and Syria etc. And both Shia and Sunni write this surname.

Examples of people with the surname: Dr Ghulam Abbas Hashmi, PhD Poultry Science, MSc (Hons) Poultry Science, MSc (Hons) Animal Breeding and Genetics, Master in Islamic Studies Dr Ghulam Abbas Hashmi is research scholar of Pakistan. He has expertise in animal breeding and Genetics, Animal nutrition and Avian Sciences. He is interested in using molecular genetics techniques for dissection of genetic diversity in farm animals especially poultry birds. He has research experience in formulating poultry ration using local herbs (alternate to antibiotics) to boost immune response, physiological response and production performance of poultry birds. One of his commendable research experiments is exploring nutritional solution to ameliorate harmful effects of heat stress on performance of caged layers and sustainable energy utilization at poultry farms. His concern is planning of integrated/bio-farming involving biological and physical sciences for sustainable energy utilization.

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Quraysh tribe
Abd Manaf ibn Qusai
Ātikah bint Murrah
‘Abd Shams
Salma bint Amr
Umayya ibn Abd Shams
‘Abd al-Muttalib
Abu al-'As
ʿAbd Allāh
Abî Ṭâlib
ʾAbī Sufyān ibn Harb
Affan ibn Abi al-'As
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Khadija bint Khuwaylid
`Alî al-Mûrtdhā
Khawlah bint Ja'far
ʿAbd Allâh
Marwan I
Uthman ibn Affan
Fatima Zahra
Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah
ʿAli bin ʿAbd Allâh
Umayyad Caliphate
Uthman ibn Abu-al-Aas
Hasan al-Mûjtabâ
Husayn bin Ali
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Abd-Allah ibn Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah (Abu Hashim)
Muhammad "al-Imâm" (Abbasids)