Al-Mujadilah

Posted on 06/12/2012 by marina

Wikis > Dictionary of Islam > Al-Mujadilah

AL-MUJADILAH المجادلة
“She who disputed.” The title of the LVIIIth Surah of tbe Qur’an, in which the expression occurs: “Now hath God heard use speech of her who disputed with thee concerning her husband.” Which refers to Khaulah bint Sa’labah, the wife of Aus ibn Samit, who being divorced by her husband in the “time of ignorance” came to ask whether the divorce was lawful.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam