Aisha radiallahu anhaa said,
“The Prophet (ﷺ) did not hit with his hand anything ever, except while he was fighting in the path of allah, and he did not hit a servant nor a woman”. [Number 299 in Shamaail Muhammadiyyah of Imam at tirmithi with summarization by Imam Albani ,may allah have mercy upon both of them. The chapter of what has come in regards to the manners of the Prophet (ﷺ), page 183. Authenticated by Imam Albaani, print maktabatul islaamiyyah] End translation.
Majid Jawed Al-Afghanee