Atikah bint Zayd ibn ‘Amr ibn Nufayl


Atikah bint Zayd ibn ‘Amr ibn Nufayl married Umar ibn Al-Khattāb sometime after Al-Hudaybiyah and remained married until his death. Az-Zubayr ibn al-‘Awwān then married her and it is believed she bore his son ‘Iyād.[1] Prior to her marriage to ‘Umar she had been married to ‘Abdullāh ibn Abi Bakr.[2]


  1. Jump up↑ Umar ibn Al-khattab, His Life and times by Dr. ‘Ali Muhammad as-Sallābi, Volume 1, p. 43.
  2. Jump up↑ Tarfeebwa Tahdheeb al-Bidāyah wa an-Nihāyah Khilāfat ‘Umar by as-Sulami, p. 7.