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Al-Mujtaba (Arabic: اَلْـمُـجْـتَـبَى‎) is an Arabic word which means "The Selected One" or "The Chosen One among many." It is a title of the Islamic Nabi (Arabic: نَـبِي‎, Prophet) Muhammad,[1] and his grandson, the Caliph Al-Hasan ibn ‘Ali.[2][3]

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  1. ^ "Mujtaba, A Quranic Name for Boys". Retrieved 2017-02-21.
  2. ^ الأربلي، كشف الغمة،ج 2 ص 296.
  3. ^ Madelung, Wilferd (1997). The Succession to Muhammad: A Study of the Early Caliphate. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-64696-0. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)