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Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj

Iranian scholar

817 or 821   -   875

country of citizenship: Abbasid Caliphate
occupation: theologian, muhaddith, faqih
student of: Muhammad al-Bukhari, Yahya ibn Ma'in, Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Ishaq Ibn Rahwayh, Ibn Shihab al-Zuhri

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Abū al-Ḥusayn ‘Asākir ad-Dīn Muslim ibn al-Ḥajjāj ibn Muslim ibn Ward ibn Kawshādh al-Qushayrī an-Naysābūrī (Arabic: أبو الحسين عساكر الدين مسلم بن الحجاج بن مسلم بن وَرْد بن كوشاذ القشيري النيسابوري‎; after 815 – May 875) or Muslim Nīshāpūrī (Persian: مسلم نیشاپوری‬‎), commonly known as Imam Muslim, Islamic scholar, particularly known as a muhaddith (scholar of hadith). His hadith collection, known as Sahih Muslim, is one of the six major hadith collections in Sunni Islam and is regarded as one of the two most authentic (sahih) collections, alongside Sahih al-Bukhari.
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