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Word:
Sahih
Meaning:
Sound/correct/authentic. Used mainly to refer to hadiths and/or the books they were written in.
True Form: صحيح
Grammar:
word;
Explanation:
The most famous sahih books are Sahih by Bukhari, and Sahih by Muslim. There are 6 recognised sahih books collectivly known as the sihah sitah (six sahihs). These books contain narrations of what Prophet Muhammed (SAW) did or said as well as other details.

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