Harb tribe

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Harb (حرب) is one of the largest tribes in Arabia. It is a Qahtani tribe (related to old Qahtan tribe). The great-grandfather of Harb is Harb ibn Saad ibn Saad ibn Khawlan ibn Amr ibn Ilhaf ibn Qadha'ah ibn Himyar ibn Qahtan.

Harb tribal lands extend from the Red Coast in Hijaz ( Western Part of Saudi Arabia) to the heart of Najd in the central region of Saudi Arabia, and from North the Harbi lands extend from Medina( a holy city for Muslims) to Qunfuthah in the south.

The Harb tribe has two main sections:

  • Masrooh
    • Banu Amr
    • Banu Ali
    • Awf
    • Banu As Safar
    • Zubaid
    • Mukhallaf
  • Banu Salim
    • Maymoon
    • Murawwah