Citation for Juwayriyya bint al-Harith

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" Juwayriyya bint al-Harith ." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e1224 (accessed Aug 24, 2019).

Juwayriyya bint al-Harith

(d. 670 or 676 ) Arabian tribal princess, daughter of the chief of Khuzaa.

Captured during the Muslim raid on Banu Mustaliq in 627 , and although her relatives wished to ransom her, she accepted Islam. The Prophet Muhammad freed her and married her in that same year. At their wedding, the Prophet and his soldiers released a hundred families of her kin from captivity.

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