Al-Muhajirun (The Emigrants)

The Companions / The Companions / Lastprophet.info

Muhajir refers to a person who leaves his / her place of residence or country to live elsewhere. The plural form of Muhajir, namely Muhajirun, as a term, refers to those early Muslims who believed in Prophet Muhammad after he started the call to Islam.

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Mukthirun

The Companions / The Companions / Lastprophet.info

Mukthir is a word derived the word “kathrat” in Arabic which means “to be abundant in number” and its plural is ‘mukthirun.’ As a term in the science of hadith, Mukthirun refers to the seven companions of the Prophet (pbuh) who narrated more than one thousand hadiths.

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Ashab Al-Suffa

The Companions / The Companions / Lastprophet.info

Ashab al-Suffa is a term, composed of the words ashab meaning “masters, friends” and suffa meaning “veranda, shed, porch” in Arabic. The term is a generic name given to the Companions who stayed in the arbour next to the mosque of the Prophet.

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“Ahl-i Bayt” in the Holy Quran

The Companions / The Prophet's Household / M. Zeki Duman, PhD

Ahl-i Bayt was the name given to the tribe responsible for taking care of the Kaaba, which was called the bayt al-aliha before Islam, as well as the idols therein. Then the scope of the term was expanded, and it was given a meaning which included the defense and administrative activities of Mecca, in addition to its religious connotations.

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Ali

The Companions / The Prophet's Household / Ethem Ruhi Fığlalı, PhD

Ali ibn Abu Talib was a man who was a bit below average height, with a dark complexion, and large, dark eyes. He had a thick, wide beard on his handsome face; his teeth would appear when he smiled.

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Hasan

The Companions / The Prophet's Household / Ethem Ruhi Fığlalı, PhD

Hasan was born in the month of Sha'aban (January-February 625) or 15 Ramadan (1 March) in the 3rd year after the emigration to Medina. His father (Ali) wanted to give him the name Harb (war), but his grandfather..

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Husayn

The Companions / The Prophet's Household / Ethem Ruhi Fığlalı, PhD

Husayn was born on Shaban 5, 4th Hegira (January 10, 626). He is known by the title of Shahid. It was narrated that the part of his body below his chest looked just like his grandfather’s body.

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The Companions

The Companions / The Companions / Mehmet Efendioğlu, PhD

The Arabic word of Sahabi literally means a companion or a friend. As a religious term it means, “a person who saw Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), believed in him, acted along with him, and retained his belief until the moment of his death”.

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