Zaynab bint Muhammad

(d. 630)

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(d. 630)

Daughter of the Prophet Muhammad. Married to Abu al-As ibn al-Rabia. A pregnant Zaynab left for Medina circa 624; pursued by some hostile Qurayshis, she suffered a miscarriage. In 629 Zaynab was joined by her husband, who had finally accepted Islam, but she died a year later.

Subjects: Islam.

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