Biography of Abassa o Abbassa (790-815)

Sister of Harun the Raschid, married by her brother in the year 810 Djafar the Barmecid, on the condition that they not consumarĂ­an marriage. Love made two husbands to forget the order had been received, and had a son who was secretly sent to Mecca. When the Caliph knew it, he/she had removed the life to Djafar, and Abassa, expelled from his palace, was reduced to the most miserable state. He/She left some poetry, reproduced in part by Ibn-Abu - Hadjelah, in his book titled Sababeth.