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Riyad as-Salihin / Book 18 / Hadith 1724

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Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) said:

The Prophet (ﷺ) said, "The most disgraceful man near Allah is a man who calls himself (or likes others to call him) Malikul-Amlak (i.e., king of kings)."[Al-Bukhari and Muslim].

وعن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال‏:‏ ‏

"‏إن أخنع اسم عند الله عز وجل رجل تسمى ملك الأملاك‏"

‏ ‏(‏‏(‏متفق عليه‏)‏‏)‏‏.‏