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Safiyya bt. Abd al-Muttalib

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For other people named as Safiyya, see Safiyya (disambiguation).

Șafīyya bt. ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib (Arabic: صفيّة بنت عبدالمطّلب) (b. 53 BH/571 - d. 20/641) was the Prophet's (s) paternal aunt and al-Zubayr b. al-'Awwam's mother.

Safiyya bt. Abd al-Muttalib
Personal Information
Full Name Safiyya bt. 'Abd al-Muttalib
Lineage Banu Hashim
Well-Known Relatives the Prophet (s) (cousin), al-Zubayr b. al-'Awwam (son)
Birth 53 years before Hijra/571-72
Muhajir/Ansar Muhajir
Place(s) of Residence Mecca, Abyssinia, Medina
Death/Martyrdom 20/641
Burial Place Al-Baqi' cemetery
Religious Information
Presence at Ghazwas Battle of Uhud, Battle of Khandaq, Battle of Khaybar
Migration to Abyssinia, Medina

She helped Muslim fighters during the early battles after the emergence of Islam. She, also, killed a Jewish person who had come to fight Muslims in the Battle of Khandaq. She composed some poems as well.

She passed away in 20/641, during the caliphate of 'Umar b. al-Khattab and was buried in al-Baqi' cemetery.

The dome which was built on her tomb was destructed by