The word nikah (نكاح) translates to the English word "marriage". It is a contract and the related events that changes a person from being "single" to "married".

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Is this person mahram for me or not?

I am a male Muslim. The female (Muslim) I want to marry is related by: She is my mother's grandmother's brother's daughter. Is she non-mahram (marriage is permissable) for me?
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Marriage function in Islam

What is the Prophet Sunnah or Islamically recommended way to get married? Also I want an elaboration on the marriage function. I live in India and the marriage function varies among different people. ...
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How can a child marriage be anything but forced?

EDIT: I am putting a bounty on this question. Therefore I added references and precisions to address the comments (some of which, I believe, seem to have been posted without reading this ...
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Forcefully married

Assalamoalaikum.. My question is regarding forced marriage of one of my friend, she blindly believed her parents and they selected a guy for her this all started with a lie regarding age and looks ...
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Oral Sex with spouse

Is it permissible for a married couple to engage in oral sex? I heard it was forbidden for men to indulge in oral sex but women can do it as she is liable to please her husband in every possible way. ...
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Broken trust between spouse and how live by it

Lately me and my Mrs have argument and to win it, she bought my past I.e a affair I had in past before marriage and I only told her that so she knows I am open to her and honest. Now my trust is ...
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Is it allowed for 3 sisters to 3 brothers marry at same time?

Is it permissible for a family to marry their 3 daughters to another family's 3 brothers at same time?
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Can I marry my Wife's Sister who is Widow now?

We know that Islamic rules do not allow marriage with wife's sister ,My question is what if she is widow and nobody is ready to take her responsibility,so I want to take her responsibility with ...
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Why muhammed(pbuh) married ayesha when she was a child?

Is it permissible in islam for a 40 + men to get married an under 10 aged women.
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Are Muslim women allowed to marry revert Muslims?

In Islam the men are allowed to marry non-Muslims whereas the women are not allowed to marry non-Muslims. However, Muslim men are only allowed to marry a non-Muslim if she reverts to Islam. Does this ...
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Where I can get “Nikah” to enter second marriage in UK?

My name is Danyal. I converted to Islam in Istanbul in 2015, but live in Scotland, Lanark since 2014 (before that in England-5 years). My nationality is, "Polish", but soon "British" (in a few ...
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Is sex without marriage allowed? [duplicate]

There are verses in the Quran which say the man is allowed to have sex with his servants. Is this misinterpreted is it the actual meaning? Also it does not say the man has to ask the woman if she ...
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Who are the People of the Book?

Giving the fact that there are more than 4 Holy Books (Psalms, Torah, Injeel, Quran)but not named; besides Jews and Christians, which nations in the Quran can be considered as the people of the book? ...
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Married in catholic, no legal separation and wants to marry Muslim man?

Assalamu Alaikum. I am a married women from Catholic religion but separated without legal procedure. I converted to Islam about 8 month ago. I've a Muslim boyfriend for almost 2 and half years, and we ...
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Young girl punishment marry

I want to know if according to Islamic rule if young m girl kid has to accept marry the old husband and if she refuses she will get punishment, is it true or not
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question related nikah

Asalamu alaikum . My husband & I performed nikah in presence of four muslim men and a imaam (who guided us with the precedure). Offering and acceptence of dowery was done too but we can not ...
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Does Islam allow marriage between first cousins?

Someone told me that Islam allows marriage between first cousins (who each have a parent that are siblings). Is this correct?
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Is it a recommended in quran to marry a beautiful women

Assalamu Alaikum, My family is looking for proposals and the men used to get invited to home for seeing the women, only after liking the women, the marriage is forwarded. if the guy didn't like the ...
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Is remarrying possible after divorce

Assalamu alaikum i want to ask that if a husband and wife get divorced before the marriage was consummated although they make love but didn't intercourse is it possible to remarry? Please i want ...
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Is gay marriage prohibited?

Is there anything explicitly prohibiting gay marriage in Islam? I don't mean sodomy or gay adultery. I mean actual marriage and raising a family as a homosexual couple. Sura 4, An-Nisa appears to ...
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Can my husband ask my hand from my uncle not my dad?

I did not know my dad for the most part of my life. After I did, he did not treat me like he treats his other daughters. I do not have a good relationship with him. So, I want my husband to go to ...
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Can non-Muslim couple marry in Iran?

Me and my fiancée want to marry during our round-the-world trip. We would like to organise the civil marriage in Iran and the simplest way would be to marry in our country's (Poland) embassy. However, ...
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Is first wife's permission required for second marriage? [duplicate]

Some people claim that a married man cannot marry again till he gets permission from his first wife. I find that hard to believe. As much as I have studied this subject, I have not come across any ...
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marriage life in islam

aslamualikum am naeema.my nikah was over two month before.he is very good.good looking.always praying.he remember allah all timd.everything.i think he like me also.but nowadays his responce for my ...
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Is nikah halal with a razai(foster) sister's sister?

May Allah bless all of us. Dear brothers and sisters Assalam-Alaikum. I have a question regarding nikah. Whether the marriage of a man is allowed or not, with the younger daughter of his father's ...
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interracial marriage

I seek your advice on my complicated story, i come from an Arab family, Muslim and happy to be so. Since a young age, I knew I had a different mind set then my friends and family, to make it short, I ...
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Marriage foster sister

May Allah bless all of us with right doings! My question is that: is a man (who is breastfed) allowed to marry the younger sister of his foster sister? (breastfed only once). generally I have done a ...
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Nikah After Talaq

I want to know If a couple is divorced, later they want to marry again. Is it possible in Islam? If possible, then what are conditions? I want to add that after Talaq woman was diagnosed pregnant? ...
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Good Men are for Good Women and Good Women are for Good Men

If this statement is true then why do we see sometimes a really good person has been paired up (married) to a really bad person?
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Marriage in Islam

I would like to clear these points before asking this question: I am fully aware that marriage is sun nah(Highly recommended sun nah). I am fully aware that marriage is a natural way to fulfill your ...
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Is Nikah valid when either of the pair is called by his step father's name?

My Mom and Dad has been in Nikah for more than 20 years. My mother is called with his step father;s name since. I recently got to know from a drama serial that Nikah is not valid if spouse(s) is/are ...
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Can man do marriage with his mother in law after the divorce of her daughter? [duplicate]

Please give the answer quickly in my I.d address. Can a man do marriage with his mother in law after divorce of her daughter?
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Marriage papers

I am I English woman who converted and me and my Muslim partner had a Muslim man from the mosque come to get us married but we never signed the papers due to my name needed to be changed. Dose this ...
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Can a Muslim women marry her cousin (paternal)? [duplicate]

Can a Muslim woman marry her cousin ( son of her father's brother)? We like each other, we want to know if it is haram to marry a relative, that is too a paternal cousin? Is it acceptable in Islam? ...
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I had premarital sex with my cousin. Now I have questions about marriage

Assalamualaikum, when I was 16 years old, I had sex with my older male cousin. It was not consensual and I had always wanted to wait until I was married to have any sexual relations. after that day I ...
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My parents forbids me to marry, what Islam says if I commit ZInna?

I am a 23 years old boy and doing a good job in capital of Pakistan. We are only 3 brothers, no sister(reason to tell is there no responsibility of her marriage) I am eldest of all, we are a ...
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Confused over Istikhara

I have preformed istakhara several times for my marriage and I get this feeling that it might not work out and I might get a divorce. My moms says that I am just scared and nervous about leaving my ...
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Questioning about girl's virginity before marriage?

Is it right to question a girl about her virginity if someone is determined to get married to her only. Or is it punishable from islamic point of view ?
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What do I do about my marriage? [closed]

Assalamualaikum I am to be married off within a few weeks… but I don’t want to; I never did. Everything just happened so fast. This year was the year I was supposed to start university, but my ...
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Did the Prophet (s) proposed to Khadijah or Khadijah proposed to the Prophet?

I was wondering if Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his household) proposed to Khadijah (as the request for the marriage) or Khadijah proposed to the Prophet (s)? Note: Both Shia and Sunni ...
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Request for evidence of divorce

My Husband suspected me of lesbianism and adultery, insults me that am a mad woman as it is we’ve been separated but he has refused to divorce and am no longer interested in the marriage, can I go to ...
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Request for my divorce paper

I got married 9months ago, we had several issues with my ex hubby, d last one we had made him tell me 2 leave His house I told him I wasn’t leaving until he calls his walee 4m Friday, Saturday and ...
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Is not husband having no right over wife's salary a bit injustice?

Suppose i am married with a earning wife. We both earn the same. I am only son of my parents and she is also only issue of her parents. Now as i have to look after her expenses and also my children i ...
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Nikah without means of Marraige

Asalamoalaikum warahmatullah, I know this friend for few years, she had been divorced previously with a son to take care of on her own and then she got of the track for a lil bit and was with a guy ...
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Whether I marry her or not [duplicate]

Assalamualaikum. I was interested to marry one girl. While after I got to know that she was my maternal uncle's sister. But he is not my own mother's brother. Can I marry her or not?
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How often can a wife go to her parents house?

I have my father and brother, they are all I have now. My husband recently didn't permit me to go to my Dad home on Eid so it ended in arguing, He called my dad and misbehaved alot used bad language ...
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Want a reference to proof before marriage sex is haram

Assalamu alaykum is it haram to have sex before marriage I need a reference as per Quran to be sure that before marriage sex is haram or forbidden... What is the punishment of having before marriage ...
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Wife's Tamkin and Marital Rape

It is not my question, But some one asked me about this issue.What are the differences of wife's submission/deference (Tamkin Khas) in Islamic law and marital rape in western law? In western law there ...
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I don't want to get married ever

My question is that I don't want to get married ever. I am a Muslim boy who knows marriage is Sunnah but I just don't want to spend my life raising kids. I want to travel the world, write books and ...
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What is the consideration in marriage in Islam? [duplicate]

This is a followup question to another popular question here: Does Islam support pedophilia or child marriages? A lot of the answers say, age is not a consideration in marriage, since the time of ...