Reference
ID 16877
Collector Ibn Majah
Book Sunan Ibn Majah
Chapter The Chapters on Marriage
Reference (English Book) Vol. 3, Book 9, Hadith 1863
Reference (Arabic Book) Book 9, Hadith 1936
Hadith Type Khabar
Grades
Darussalam Sahih
Matn (English)

It was narrated from Abu Hurairah that: the Messenger of Allah said: “Marry, for I will boast of your great numbers.”

Matn (Arabic)

حَدَّثَنَا يَعْقُوبُ بْنُ حُمَيْدِ بْنِ كَاسِبٍ، حَدَّثَنَا عَبْدُ اللَّهِ بْنُ الْحَارِثِ الْمَخْزُومِيُّ، عَنْ طَلْحَةَ، عَنْ عَطَاءٍ، عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ، قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ ـ صلى الله عليه وسلم ـ ‏ "‏ انْكِحُوا فَإِنِّي مُكَاثِرٌ بِكُمْ ‏"‏ ‏.‏