Muwatta

Posted on 06/08/2012 by marina

MUWATTA موطا
Lit. “That which has been complied.” A title given to the book of traditions compiled by the Iman Malik (died A.H. 179). It is the, earliest compilation of traditions, and is placed by some amongst the Kutubu ‘s-Sittah, or the “six (correct) books.” [TRADITIONS.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam