Saturday, 6 August 2011

Compilers of Ahadith

Muttafaq 'Alaih : (متفق عليه)  Meaning 'Agreed Upon'. The term is used for such Ahadith which are found in both the collection of Ahadith : Bukhari and Muslim


Ath-Thalatha : (الثلاثة) The three compilers of Ahadith - Abu Da'ud, Nasa'i, Tirmidhi


Al-Arba'a : (الآربعة) The four compilers of Ahadith - Abu Da'ud, Nasa'i, Tirmidh, Ibn Majah


Al-Khamsa : (الخمسة) The five compilers of Ahadith - Abu Da'ud, Nasa'i, Tirmidhi, Ibn Majah, Ahmad


As-Sitta : (الستة) The six compilers of Ahadith - Bukhari, Muslim, Abu Da'ud, Nasa'i, Tirmidhi, Ibn Majah - Their six collections are called Sihah Sittah


As-Sab'a : (السبعة) The seven compilers of Ahadith - Bukhari, Muslim, Abu Da'ud, Nasa'i, Tirmidhi, Ibn Majah, Ahmad


Ashab As-Sunan : (آصحاب السنن) The compilers of the prophetic Ahadith on Islamic jurisprudence




[Reference Bulugh Al-Maram]



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