Hisham ibn Urwah

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Hisham ibn Urwa
Bornc. 680
Diedc. 763
EraMedieval era
RegionMuslim scholar

Hishām ibn ʿUrwah (Arabic: هشام بن عروة‎, c. 680 – c. 763) was a prominent narrator of hadith, son of Urwah ibn al-Zubayr, grandson of Zubayr ibn al-Awwam and Asma bint Abu Bakr. In Medinah, his pupils included people as well known as Malik ibn Anas.[1]

He was born in the year 61 A.H. (After Hijrah, c. 680) and died in the year 146 A.H. (c. 763)[2]

Early Islam scholars[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ayesha's Age
  2. ^ Ibn Hajar, Tahdhib, xi, 51: see also Al-Dhahabi, Mīzān al-I'tidāl.