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`Affan b. Muslim b. `Abd Allah, Abu `Uthman al-Saffar al-Basri al-Ansari
(d. 219 AH/834 CE)

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`Affan b. Muslim b. `Abd Allah, Abu `Uthman al-Saffar al-Basri al-Ansari
(d. 219 AH/834 CE)
Chains of narration (Isnad) with this narrator

Relied upon by:
Abi Dawud   Bukhari   Darimi   Ibn Hanbal   Ibn Majah   Muslim   Nasa'i   Tirmidhi  

[Tahdhib al-Tahdhib, Ibn Hajar al-`Asqalani, Shihab al-Din Ahmad b. Nur al-Din `Ali, Abu al-Fadl al-Shafi`i, Haydarabad: Da'irat al-ma`arif al-nizamiyyah (12 vols), 1325-7 AH, v. 7, p. 230-235 ]

Ibn `Adi said: He is so famous, trustworthy and reliable that nothing more can be said about him. Ibn Hajar has quoted Ibn Ma`in, Ibn Sa`d, Ibn Kharrash and Ibn Qani` to show `Affan's reliability.


[Tadhkirat al-huffaz, al-Dhahabi, Shams al-Din Muhammad b. Ahmad b. `Uthman, Abu `Abd Allah, Haydarabad: Da'irat al-ma`arif al-nizamiyyah, 1333 AH, v. 1, p. 347 ]

Al-`Ijli said: `Affan was reliable, trustworthy, a man of Sunnah (sahib al-Sunnah). Abu Hatim said: `Affan was reliable, perfect, and solid [in his field].

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