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Is Izrail the angel of death?

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What is the name of the angel of death (Malak al-Maut). Is it anywhere mentioned as Izrail?

Answer

(Fatwa: 1029/1029/M=1433)

Yes, the name of angel of death (Malak al-Maut). Yes, he is called Izrail (علیہ السلام).

Allah (Subhana Wa Ta’ala) knows Best

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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