Question: In the Al-`Arabi Magazine, issue No. 205, dated December 1975, p.45, a question and answer article states that the man is the one who determines the gender of a fetus. What is the legal decision on this? Does any being other than Allaah know Ghayb (the Unseen)?
Answer: Firstly, It is Allaah Alone (Glorified and Exalted be He) Who fashions fetuses in wombs as He wills; males or females, complete or defective, etc. None but Allaah (Exalted be He) can do this. Allaah (Exalted be He) says… read more here.