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`Ilm al-hadith ()
Knowledge and understanding of the contents of the hadith. (Source:Taha Publication)

`Ilm mustalah al-hadith ()
Knowledge of the terminology used to categorise the quality of the hadith. (Source:Taha Publication)

`Ilm tadwin al-hadith ()
Knowledge of when and by whom the hadith came to be recorded in written form, and in which books these records are to be found. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ahadith ()
Plural of hadith. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ahl al-hadith ()
"The people of hadith", term used for conservative traditionalists, especially during the time of the mu'tazilite/ash'arite conflict. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ahl al-hadith ()
A term used to denote the conservative traditionalists, especially at the time of the mu'tazilite/ash'arite conflict during the 'abbasid era. (Source:Taha Publication)

Fiqh al-hadith ()
The science of hadiths which deal with legal judgements. (Source:Taha Publication)

Gharib al-hadith ()
The study of the linguistic origins of the difficult or uncommon words used in ahadith. (Source:Taha Publication)

Hadith ()
Reported speech of the prophet. (Source:Taha Publication)

Hadith (ha-deeth) -
Unlike the verses contained in the Qur'an, Hadith are the sayings and traditions of Prophet Muhammad himself, and form part of the record of the Prophet's Sunnah (way of life and example). The Hadith record the words and deeds, explanations, and interpretations of the Prophet concerning all aspects of life. Hadith are found in various collections compiled by Muslim scholars in the early centuries of the Muslim civilization. Six such collections are considered most authentic. (Source:CIE)