Laqab

Posted on 05/19/2012 by marina

LAQAB جابر بن كرز
A surname. Either a title of honour or a nickname; e.g. Al-Husain ibn Mas’ud al-Farra, “the tanner”; Abu Sa’id Taja ’1-Muluk, “the crown of kings”; Ibn Muhammad at-Taghlabi,” of the tribe of Taghlah.” [NAMES.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam