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Take a Kunyah


The Prophet (sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallaam) said: “Name yourselves by my name, but do not call yourselves by my Kunyah.” (Al Bukhari, the book of manners) Kunyah (a title that contains the appellation Abu or Umm) is a form of … Continue reading

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