Khairu’l-Qurun

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KHAIRU ‘L-QURUN خير القرون
The best generations. A term used for the first three generation of Muslims from the time of the Prophet. Muhammad is related to have said there would be three virtuous generations, the one in which he lived and the two following it.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam