The Noble Revered Prophet of Islam
Prophet Muhammad's Lineage to Adnaan|
Posted by Abu.Iyaad on Saturday, March, 07 2015 and filed under Biography
Key topics: Biography
The Companion Waathilah bin al-Asqa' relates that the Messenger of Allaah (peace, mercy and blessings be upon him) said:
Allaah chose Kinaanah from the offspring of Ismaa'eel, and He chose Quraysh from (the offspring) of Kinaanah, and He chose Banu Haashim from (the offspring) of Quraysh, and He chose me from Banu Haashim. Related by Imaam Muslim in his Saheeh.
The lineage of the Prophet traces to Adnaan who is from the offspring of Ismaa'eel the son of Abraham (peace be upon him) is as follows (and is mentioned in the Sahih of Imaam al-Bukhari):
Muhammad (peace be upon him) is Semitic, his lineage traces through Ismaa'eel (peace be upon him), through Abraham (peace be upon him) to Sem, the son of Noah (peace be upon him).