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Abu Lahab (أَبو لهب)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Abu Lahab (أَبو لهب) is mentioned by name in the Quran as a condemned enemy of Islam. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Living Creation
Sentient Creation
Historic People
Quraysh (قريش)
Abu Lahab (أَبو لهب)
Quranic Concept
Abu Lahab
أَبو لهب
TranslationAbu Lahab
Transliterationabū lahab
WifeUmm Jamil

Abu Lahab is referred to in verse (111:1) of chapter (111) sūrat l-masad (The Palm Fibre):

Sahih International: May the hands of Abu Lahab be ruined, and ruined is he.

Visual Concept Map

The map below shows the part of the visual ontology for this concept. You can click on other concepts in the map for related information:

AadHistoric PeopleAbu LahabQurayshMuhammadMessengerAnsarBedouinCompanions of the CaveCompanions of the PitCompanions of the RassCompanions of the WoodGog and MagogHudRomansSalihTubbaUmm JamilZayd

Concept map for Abu Lahab. Related concepts are highlighted in blue.

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept abu-lahab:

(instance abu-lahab quraysh)
(wife-of umm-jamil abu-lahab)

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