Rashidun

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The Rashidun Caliphs (meanin "Richtly Guidit", "Richteously Guidit", "Richteous" Caliphs; Arabic: الخلفاء الراشدونal-Khulafāʾu ar-Rāshidūn), eften simply called, collectively, "the Rashidun", is a term uised in Sunni Islam tae refer tae the first fower caliphs (successors) follaein the daith o the Islamic prophet Muhammad, namely: Abu Bakr, Umar, Uthman ibn Affan an Ali o the Rashidun Caliphate, the first caliphate.