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  1. Abu Bakr: Abdullah ibn Abi Qhuhafah, c. 573 CE – 23 August 634 CE, popularly known by his nickname Abu Bakr was a senior companion and the father-in-law of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. He ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632 to 634 CE, when he became the first Muslim Caliph following Muhammad's death. As Caliph, Abu Bakr succeeded to the political and administrative functions previously exercised by Muhammad. He was called Al-Siddiq and was known by that title among later generations of Muslims.
  2. Abu Bakr, also known as Abubakari I or Manding Bory, was the fifth Mansa of the Mali Empire, reigning from 1275 to 1285.
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  3. Abu Bakr is a Swedish IS fighter.

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Abu Bakr is a fictional character from the 2014 film Fishing Without Nets.


"Abu Bakr" is a book by Atta Mohy-ud-Din.


Abu Bakr Other transliterations include Abu Bakar, Abubakar or Abu Bekr. Abu Bakr was one of the companions or sahaba of the Prophet Muhammad and the first Caliph of Islam. His real name was Abdullah or Abul-Kaaba and Abu Bakr was his kunya. In his childhood, he was very fond of the camels and for this he earned the nickname Abu Bakr meaning "Father of the foul of the camel".

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Google previewBest Baby Names for 2013 (2012)

by Siobhan Thomas

Alternative spellings: Abbu, Aboo Abu Bakr Meaning: Father of the camel Origin: Arabic Pronunciation: ah bu bah KAR Description: Abu Bakr is a popular name in the Muslim world as it was the name of one of the sahabas of the Holy Prophet.

Google previewDictionary of African Biography

Ibrahim Chehem Aboulela, Leila Abraham Afewerki Abrahams, Peter Henry Abranches, Henrique Abreha Tesemma Abu al—Hasan cAli ibn Uthman Abu al —Qasim Abu Bakr al—Maliki Abu Bakr ibn cAbd al—Rahman al-Khalwani Abu Bakr ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Iraq (2013)

by Beth K. Dougherty, Edmund A. Ghareeb

Abu Bakr was the first caliph and was known as the “successor of the messenger of God.” 'Umar, the second caliph, was known as the “successor to the successor of the messenger of God.” The term ultimately accepted was that of al-khalifa.

Google previewIbn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary (1843)

by Abū al-ʿAbbās Aḥmad b. Muḥammad Ibn Ḵallikān, Ibn Khallikan, William MacGuckin de Slane

ABU BAKR AT-TOBTUSHI. ' Abu Bakr Muhammad lbn al-Walid Ibn Huhammad Ibn Khalaf lbn Sulaiman lbn Aiyi'ib al- Kurashi ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Index (1998)

by Edward Craig

Wilherni von Hume, Darid Humour Hungary, philosophy in Hus, Jan Husserl, Edmund Hutcheson, Francis Huxley, Thomas Henry Hypatia lamblichus Ibn 'Adi, Yahya Ibii al-'Arabi, Muhyi al-Din Ibn ar-Rawandi Ibn Bajja, Abu Bakr Muhammad ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Brahman to Derrida (1998)

by Edward Craig

Edmund Hutcheson, Francis Huxley, Thomas Henry Hypatia lamblichus Ibn ' Adi, Yabya Ibn al-'Arahi, Mubyi aI-Din Ibn ar-Rawandi Ibn Bajja, Abu Bakr Mubammad ibn Yabya ibn as-Say'igh Ibn Daud, Abrabam Ibn Ezra, Abraham Ibn Ezra, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Islam (2013)

by Ian Richard Netton


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Do not look down upon any Muslim, for even the most inferior believer is great in the eyes of God. (Abu Bakr)
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