S̲h̲aybān
(1,434 words)

, an Arab tribe, one of the most important butūn of Bakr b. Wāʾil.

Ibn K̲h̲allikān, ed. ʿAbbās, v, 244, attributes to it, following Ibn al-Kalbī’s Ḏj̲amharat al-nasab , the following nasab : S̲h̲aybān b. T̲h̲aʿlaba b. ʿUḳāba b. Saʿb b. ʿAlī b. Bakr b. Wāʾil b. Kāsit b. Hinb b. Afṣā b. Duʿmī b. D̲j̲adīla (or D̲j̲ud̲h̲ayla) b. Asad b. Rabīʿa b. Nizār b. Maʿadd b. ʿAdnān, as well as an identical nasab for the other ancestor, nephew of the first, S̲h̲aybān b. D̲h̲uhl b. T̲h̲aʿlaba b. ʿUkāba or ʿUkūba. But there are several other nasabs corresponding to other branches (detailed in Ibn Ḥazm, Ḏj̲amharat a…

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Bianquis, Th., “S̲h̲aybān”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_6885>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007



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