An early convert to Islam, Zaynab was the wife of Muhammad’s adopted son Zayd ibn Harithah. She was also the Prophet’s biological cousin. When Muhammad became infatuated with Zaynab, Zayd was pressured into a divorce.
After the Prophet’s uncle, Abu Talib, and his first wife, Khadijah, had both died in the same year, the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) and his small community of believers endured a time of great hardship and persecution at the hands of the Quraish.
Muhammad had many wives. He married forty year old Kadijah as the first wife when he was 27. His last wife was 9 year old Iesha when he married her at the age of 54. In additi…on to many wives
The Prophet’s Marriages and Wives: Khadijah , his first wife, was a widow who was much older than Muhammad (S) when she proposed to him. Because of her success in business and lineage, many of the wealthy among the Quraysh desired to marry her. Her real name was Hind, but she was known as Umm Salamah. Her husband, …
Ages of Muhammad’s Wives at Marriage. From WikiIslam, the online resource on Islam. Jump to: navigation, search. This article analyzes the widely repeated claim that all of Prophet Muhammad’s wives, except for Aisha, were elderly women. She was the only wife whom Muhammad married as a young man.
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Muhammad had now passed his twentieth year, and as time went on he received more and more invitations to join one or another of his kinsmen on their travels abroad In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful
Muhammad’s pursuit of Zaynab, the wife of his adopted son is almost as tough to stomach. This is because it not only raises a similar question of moral character, but also casts suspicion on whether his so-called prophecies were really divine revelation or dictates of personal convenience.
Native name : Muhammad’s youngest wife, Aisha, Waraqah had been proposed to marry Khadija bint Khuwaylid, but the marriage never took place. Waraqah is noteworthy because he converted from polytheism to Christianity before Muhammad’s revelation.
Native name: (Arabic): خديجة