Complete name of Imam Tirmidhi’s book

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Kindly provide the full name of both Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) and his famous book of Hadith.



Imam Tirmidhi’s (rahimahullah) full name is Abu ‘Isa Muhammad ibn ‘Isa ibn Sawrah, ibn Musa, ibn Dhahhak As-Sulami Al-Bughi At-Tirmidhi (rahimahullah).

(Siyaru A’lamin Nubala, vol. 13 pg. 270, Taqribut Tahdhib, Number: 6206; Also see: Al-Ansab, vol. 1 pg. 415 and Al-Imamut Tirmidhi of Shaykh Nurud Din ‘Itr pg. 23 onwards)


The name of his famous compilation of Hadith is: Al-Jami’ul Mukhtasaru Minas Sunani ‘Ar Rasulullillahi Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wa Sallam Wa Ma’rifatus Sahihi Wal Ma’luli Wa Ma ‘Alayhil ‘Amal.

(Tahqiqu Ismayis Sahihayn Wasmi Jami’it Tirmidhi, pgs. 53-58, 76)


And Allah Ta’ala knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Farhan Shariff


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

This answer was collected from The answers were either answered or checked by Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) who was a Shaykhul Hadith in South Africa, or by his son, Moulana Muhammad Abasoomer (hafizahullah), who is a Hadith specialist. 

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