Sumayah bint Khubbat

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Also known as Sumayah Umm Ammar. Regarded as the first martyr in Islam. One of the early converts to Islam before the emigration to Abyssinia (ca. 615), she was tortured to death, along with her husband, Yasir, in Mecca by the notorious Qurayshi opponent of Islam, Abu Jahl.

Subjects: Islam.

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