Banu Shayban

The Banu Shayban (Arabic: بنو شيبان) is an Arab tribe, a branch of the Bakr ibn Wa'il group. Throughout the early Islamic era, the tribe was settled chiefly in the Jazira, and played an important role in its history.

Banu Shayban
بنو شيبان
Adnanites
Banner of Banu Shayban
NisbaAl-Shaybani الشيباني
LocationJazira
Descended fromBakr ibn Wa'il
ReligionPaganism and Chrisitanity, later Islam