The rich of Mecca and the Role of Trade in the Development of their Money ((Historical Study))


The Arab sought to collect money with all his abilities, as money is a broad concept that is more comprehensive than the concept of the dirham and the dinar, but it is meant by all the things a person owns.Among the most famous rich people who worked in trade in Mecca were Al-Abbas bin Abdul-Muttalib, Abu Sufyan, Hakim bin Hizam and other personalities I dealt with in my research when the Elaf played an important role in the development of trade in Mecca, when these merchants had the highest status among the tribes in the Arabian Peninsula thanks to their experience and knowledge in matters of commerce