Who are Ahl al-Bayt in the hadiths of Shia and Sunni? “Ahl” in Arabic Dictionaries: Mu’jam Maqayees: closed people to the person is his “Ahl” Mufradat Alfadh al-Quran: The person’s Ahl is someone whose race or religion is united. What does “Ahl” mean in Islamic lexicon? So probably a person is your relative or even your son but is not your Ahl, or a person isn’t from your race or even has different nationality but is your Ahl.  Surveying the Islamic sources ind