Marriage of step-siblings

Marriage of step-siblings

Question

Zayd has married Fāṭimah. Zayd has a son Muḥammad from a previous marriage. Thus, Fāṭimah is Muḥammad’s step mother. Fāṭimah has a daughter Zaynab from her previous marriage. Thus, Zayd is Zaynab’s step father. Is it permissible for Muḥammad and Zaynab to marry each other?

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