Benjamin

Posted on 03/13/2012 by marina

BENJAMIN.
Heb. Arabic بنيا مينThe youngest of the children of Jacob. He is not mentioned by name in the Quran, but he is referred to in Surah xii. 69, “And when they entered in unto Joseph, he took his brother (i.e. Benjamin) to stay with him. He said Verily I am thy brother, then take not that ill which they have been doing. And when he had equipped them with their equipment, he placed the drinking cup in his brother’s pack,” &C [JOSEPH.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam