in the Qur'an, Hadith, History
Sa`íd b. al-Musayyab b. \azn b. Abí Wahb, Abú Mu<ammad al-Qurashí al-Makhzúmí
Relied upon by:
A<mad Abí Dáwúd Bukhárí Dárimí Ibn Májah Málik Muslim Nasá'í Tirmidhí
Abú Nu`aym has counted him amongst the awliyá'.
[Tadhkirat al-<uffá~, al-Dhahabí, Shams al-Dín Mu<ammad b. A<mad b. `Uthmán, Abú `Abd Alláh, Haydarabad: Dá'irat al-ma`árif al-ni~ámiyyah, 1333 AH, v. 1, p. 47 ]
A<mad b. \anbal and others have said that the mursalát of Sa`íd (i.e. those traditions where he did not name the Companion) are authentic. Ibn al-Madaní said: I am not aware of any Successor with wider knowledge than him. In my view, he was the most lofty of the Successors.
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