Ma Malakat

Some articles on ma malakat:

"Ma Malakat Aymanukum" in The Qur'an - Sex
... Muhammad Asad notes that for the expression ma malakat aymanukum ("those whom your right hands possess", i.e ... "or those whom their right hands possess" (aw ma malakat aymanuhum) ... the male and the female partners in marriage, there is no reason for attributing to the phrase ma malakat aymanuhum the meaning of "their female slaves" and since, on the other ...