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Ramla bint Abi Sufyan

(d. 664)


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(d. 664)

Better known as Umm Habiba. Meccan aristocrat and wife of the Prophet Muhammad. Emigrated to Abyssinia with her first husband, who died there. The Prophet proposed to her through the Negus, the ruler of Abyssinia, who paid her dowry (628).

Subjects: Islam.


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