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Adam in Islam
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Adam in Islam. Muslim beliefs on Adam (Ādam), his creation as the father of humanity (Abū al-Bashar) and the first prophet are taken from the Qurʾān, with extra material found in ḥadīths and expanded in Qurʾān comme…

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Faramarz Haj Manouchehri, Russell Harris, Stephen Hirtenstein and Translated by Farzin Negahban, “Adam in Islam”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 03 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_0171>
First published online: 2015

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