in the Qur'an, Hadith, History
Sa`id b. al-Musayyab b. Hazn b. Abi Wahb, Abu Muhammad al-Qurashi al-Makhzumi
Relied upon by:
Ahmad Abi Dawud Bukhari Darimi Ibn Majah Malik Muslim Nasa'i Tirmidhi
Abu Nu`aym has counted him amongst the awliya'.
[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. 47 ]
Ahmad b. Hanbal and others have said that the mursalat of Sa`id (i.e. those traditions where he did not name the Companion) are authentic. Ibn al-Madani 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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