16. The reason due to which the women have been named as ‘women’

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أبى رضى الله عنه قال: حدثنا سعد بن عبد الله، عن أحمد بن محمد بن خالد عن أبيه، عن محمد بن سنان، عن اسماعيل بن جابر وعبد الكريم بن عمرو، عن عبد الحميد بن أبى الديلم، عن أبى عبد الله " ع " في حديث طويل قال: سمي النساء نساءا لانه لم يكن لآدم " ع " أنس غير حواء.


1. My father narrated to us, from Sa’ad Bin Abdullah, from Ahmad Bin Muhammad Bin Khalid, from his father, from Muhammad Bin Sinan, from Ismail Bin Jabir, and Abdul Kareem Bin Amro, from Abdul Hameed Bin Abu Al Daylam, (It has been narrated) from Abu Abdullah (asws) in a lengthy Hadeeth having said: ‘The women have been named as ‘women’ because there did not happen to be affection (أنس) of Adam (as) for other than Hawwa (as)’.