al-ʿAbbās b. ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib

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al-ʿAbbās b. ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib (d. 652–3 (AH 32)). An uncle of the Prophet Muḥammad. The ʿAbbāsid dynasty took its name from him, being descended from his son.