Muhammad's Marriage and Children

By: Matt, Justin, Jack, and Toli

How many wives did he have after Khadija’s death?




Sawda bint Zamʿa

619–632



Aisha bint Abi Bakr

619–632



Hafsa bint Umar

624–632



Zaynab bint Khuzayma

625–627



Hind bint Abi Umayya

625–632



Zaynab bint Jahsh

627–632



Juwayriyya bint al-Harith

628–632



Ramla bint Abi Sufyan

628–632



Rayhana bint Zayd

629–631



Safiyya bint Huyayy

629–632



Maymunah bint al-Harith

630–632



Maria al-Qibtiyya

630–632

How many children did he have with Khadija?

Muhammad had 6 out 7 children with Kadija. He had two boys, Qasim and Abdullah, and four girls, Zaynab, Ruqayya, Ummu Kulthum, Fatima.

What does Islam say about polygamy?

Muslim feminist say that polygamy is no threat to society because it is used only in extraordinary circumstances. What does the Quran say about polygamy? Can a man be married to more than one woman at the same time and whenever he pleases? The straightforward answer is no.