Posted on 05/19/2012 by __socrates

LAIS ليث
An Arabic tribe descended from Kinanah. Al-Baizawi says they thought it unlawful for a man to eat alone, and were the cause of the verse in the Qur’an, Surah xxiv. 60; “There is no crime in you, whether ye eat together or separately.”

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam