Sumra bint Jundab

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Sumra bint Jundab, also known as Safiya bint Junaydib, was the first wife of Abdul-Muttalib.

Her father was Jundab (or Junaydib) ibn Hujayr ibn Zabbab (or Riyab) ibn Habib ibn Suwa'a ibn Amir ibn Sa'sa'a ibn Mu'awiyah ibn Bakr ibn Hawazin ibn Mansur ibn Ikrima from the Hawazin tribe.[1][2]

She married Abdul-Muttalib when he was young. Their son, al-Harith,[1][2] remained Abdul-Muttalib's only child for many years.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Abdulmalik ibn Hisham. Notes to Ibn Ishaq's Sirat Rasul Allah. Translated by Guillaume, A. (1955). The Life of Muhammad, p. 708 Note 97. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  2. ^ a b Muhammad ibn Saad. Kitab al-Tabaqat al-Kabir. Translated by Haq, S. M. (1967). Ibn Sa'd's Kitab al-Tabaqat al-Kabir Volume I Parts I & II, p. 99. Delhi: Kitab Bhavan.
  3. ^ Muhammad ibn Ishaq. Sirat Rasul Allah. Translated by Guillaume, A. (1955). The Life of Muhammad, p. 62. Oxford: Oxford University Press.