Abū Lahab

, Volume 1

Literally “the father of flame,” Abū Lahab was the epithet given to ʿAbd al-ʿUzzā b. ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib (d. 2/624), a paternal uncle of the Prophet, upon him blessings and peace, because of his glowing countenance or the redness of his face (Ibn Ḥajar, Fatḥ al-bārī, Tafsīr, sub Q 111:1; Zamakhsharī, Kashshāf and Rāzī, Tafsīr, sub…

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