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Sister’s granddaughter marrying brother’s son

Fatwaa ID: 1981

Question:
Salam brother,
Question from a sister :
Is it permissible for a sisters granddaughter to marry the brothers son.
So there is a sister and a brother.
Sister is much older to her brother and she has a granddaughter and the brother is much younger to his sister who has a son.
So is it allowed for these two to get married.
Sorry I am confused myself re. the above issue.

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

We take note of the details of your query. A sister’s granddaughter may marry her grandmother’s brother’s son, also known as her first cousin once removed. They are non-mahrams and thus marriageable kin.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

06/01/1445 AH – 12/15/2023 CE | AML3-3809

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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