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Mither o the Believers
Native name(Arabic): عائشة
Born‘Ā’ishah bint Abī Bakr
c. 604/614 CE
Mecca, Hejaz, Arabie
(present-day Saudi Arabie)
DiedJulie 16, 678 (aged 64)
Medina, Hejaz, Arabie
(present-day Saudi Arabie)
Restin place
Jannat al-Baqi, Medina, Hejaz, Arabie
(present-day Saudi Arabie)
(m. 619-Juin 8, 632)
ParentsAbu Bakr (faither)
Umm Ruman (mither)
Militar career
Battles/warsFirst Fitna

‘Ā’ishah bint Abī Bakr (b. 604/614 CE – d. 678 CE[1]) (Arabic: عائشة‎ transleeteration: ‘Ā’ishah, [ʕaːʔiʃa], an aa transcribed as A'ishah, Aisyah, Ayesha, A'isha, Aishat, Aishah, or Aisha) wis ane o Muhammad's wives.[2]

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  1. Al-Nasa'i 1997, p. 108

    ‘A’isha was twenty-eight years of age at the time when the Holy Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) died and she remained a widow for forty-eight years till she died at the age of seventy-four. She saw the rules of four caliphs in her lifetime. She died in Ramadan 58 AH during the caliphate of Mu‘awiya...

  2. Spellberg 1994, p. 3


  • Al-Nasa'i (1997). Al-Sunan al-Sughra (in Arabic). 1. Translated by Muhammad Iqbal Siddiqi. Kazi Publications. ISBN 978-0933511446.
  • Spellberg, Denise (1994). Politics, Gender, and the Islamic Past: the Legacy of A'isha bint Abi Bakr. Columbia University Press. ISBN 978-0231079990.