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Am I Too Young To Marry?



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Jan 14, 2017


Asalaam Alaykum, I was wondering how young is too young for guys to be married. I am a 16 year old man, and want to get married soon, maybe after my 17th birthday. But when I ask around for marriage, people keep telling me I am too young. Is there an Islamic age limit? If so, what it is?



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