Khalid ibn al-Walid

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Khālid ibn al-Walīd
خالد إبن الوليد
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Elk-name Sword o God
Born 585-592
Mecca, Arabie
Dee'd 642
Homs, Sirie
Buried at Khalid ibn al-Walid Mosque
Allegiance Rashidun Caliphate
Service/branch Rashidun airmy
Years o service 632–638
Rank Field Marshal
Unit Mobile guard
Commands held Commander-in-chief (632–634)
Field commander (634–638)
Commander o Mobile guard (634–638)
Militar govrenor o Iraq (633–634)
Govrenor o Chalcis (637–638)

Abū Sulaymān Khālid ibn al-Walīd ibn al-Mughīrah al-Makhzūmī (Arabic: أبو سليمان خالد بن الوليد بن المغيرة المخزومي‎‎; 585 or 592–642) an aa kent as Sayf Allāh al-Maslūl (Arabic: سيف الله المسلول‎; Drawn Sword o God), wis a companion o the Islamic prophet Muhammad.