Fatimah bint Hasan

Fātimah bint al-Hasan ibn ‘Alī (Arabic: فاطمة بنت الـحسن بن علي) was a daughter of Hasan ibn ‘Alī, wife of ‘Alī ibn Husayn (fourth Twelver Imām), and mother of Muhammad al-Bāqir (fifth Twelver Imām). Her kunya was Umm ‘Abd Allāh[1] and she was referred to as, "as-Siddīqa" ("the very truthful one") by ‘Alī ibn Husayn.[2] It has also been reported that her features were such, that no one in the family of Hasan ibn ‘Alī looked like her.[3]


  1. A Brief History of The Fourteen Infallibles. Qum: Ansariyan Publications. 2004. p. 117.
  2. Abu al-Hasan al-'Amili, Diya' al-Amilin, vol. 2. Al-Dur al-Nazim, serial 2879.
  3. Usul al-Kafi, vol. 1, p. 469.

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