List of Prophets in Islam

Chronological OrderNameArabic (transliteration)Judeo-Christian EquivalentProphetMessengerBookSent toLaw (Sharia)
1Adamآدَم(Âdam)Adam
2Idrisإِدْرِيس (Idrīs)Enoch
3Nuhنُوح (Nūḥ)NoahThe people of Noah
4Hudهود (Hūd)EberʿĀd
5Salehصَالِح (Ṣāliḥ)SalahThamud
6Ibrahimإِبْرَاهِيم (Ibrahīm)AbrahamScrolls of AbrahamThe people of Iraq
7Lutلُوط (Lūṭ)LotThe people of Lot
8Ismailإِسْمَاعِيل (Ismā‘īl)Ishmael
9Ishaqإِسْحَاق (Is’ḥāq)Isaac
10Yaqubيَعقُوب (Ya‘qūb)Jacob
11Yusufيُوسُف (Yūsūf)Joseph
12Ayyubأَيُّوب (Ayyūb)Job
13Shuʿaybشُعَيب (Shu‘ayb)JethroMidian
14Musaمُوسى (Mūsā)MosesTawrah (Torah) Suhoof Musa (scrolls of Moses)Pharaoh
15Harunهَارُون (Hārūn)AaronPharaoh and his establishment
16Dhul-Kiflذُو ٱلْكِفْل (Dhu ’l-Kifl)Ezekiel
17Dawudدَاوُد \ دَاوُود (Dāwūd)DavidZabur (Psalms)
18Sulaymanسُلَيْمَان (Sulaymān)Solomon
19Ilyasإِلْيَاس (Ilyās)ElijahThe people of ilyas
20Al-Yasaٱلْيَسَع (Al-yasa‘)Elisha
21Yunusيُونُس (Yūnus)JonahThe people of Younis
22Zakariyyaزَكَرِيَّا (Zakariyyā)Zechariah
23Yahyaيَحْيَى (Yaḥyā)John the Baptist
24Isaعِيسَى (‘Īsā)JesusInjil (Gospel)The Children of Israel
25Muhammadمُحَمَّد (Muhammad)QuranMankind, Jinn and all that exists
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