Umm Salamah (fl. 7th c.)

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Umm Salamah (fl. 7th c.)

Wife of Muhammad. Name variations: Hind bint Abi 'mayyah. Sixth cousin of Muhammad; m. Abu Salamah (who died of wounds suffered earlier at the battle of Uhud); m. Muhammad in 626; children: (1st m.) several.

See also Women in World History.