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Abbas

(äbäs`, ăbäs`, ăb`əs), d. 653, uncle of MuhammadMuhammad
[Arab.,=praised], 570?–632, the name of the Prophet of Islam, one of the great figures of history, b. Mecca. Early Life

Muhammad was the son of Abdallah ibn Abd al-Muttalib and his wife Amina, both of the Hashim clan of the dominant Kuraish (Quraysh)
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 the Prophet and of AliAli
(Ali ibn Abu Talib), 598?–661, 4th caliph (656–61). The debate over his right to the caliphate caused a major split in Islam into Sunni and Shiite branches, and he is regarded by the Shiites as the first Imam, or leader: Shiite derives from the phrase
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 the caliph. A wealthy merchant of Mecca, he was at first opposed to the religious movement initiated by his nephew Muhammad. In 629 he became a convert, however, and from then on he was a companion of Muhammad and the chief financial support of Islam. His descendants founded the AbbasidAbbasid
or Abbaside
, Arab family descended from Abbas, the uncle of Muhammad. The Abbasids held the caliphate from 749 to 1258, but they were recognized neither in Spain nor (after 787) W of Egypt.
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 dynasty. The son of Abbas, Ibn Abbas (Abd Allah), was a celebrated authority on Islamic traditions and law.
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They called rescue teams who rushed to the scene and evacuated the boy, who was identified as Sabih Hassan, the son of Ghulam Abbass.
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I love everything about the oriental genre, starting with the details of mixing colours and patterns plus the time and effort spent in creating a piece of handmade textile," Abbass said.
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Summary: Thirteen-time Lebanese league champions Ansar signed exciting young duo Abbass Oud and Wissam Saleh Wednesday, as they look to improve on their disappointing seventh-place finish in last season's campaign.
PCHR calls upon President Mahmoud Abbass to promptly intervene to save the lives of these patients and to instruct the Ministry of Health in Ramallah to supply the medicine needed for these patients as soon as possible.
I don't feel it's exported material from French culture," says Abbass.
Abbass Ibrahim, brought to the president's attention, prevailing situation on the Syro-Lebanese border crossing pertaining to truck trafficking in both directions.
Author(s): Allan Abbass, MD FRCPC, John Grantmyre, MD, FRCSC, Robin L.