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Meaning of ISLAM

Pronunciation:  'islum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the monotheistic religion of Muslims based on the Koran
  2. [n]  Muslims collectively and their civilization; based on a monotheistic religion believing that Mohammed was the last major prophet of God; "the term Mohammedanism is offensive to Muslims"
 

ISLAM is a 5 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: Islamism, Islamism, Mohammadanism, Mohammedanism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Muslimism
 
 See Also: faith, Mohammedan, monotheism, Moslem, Muhammadan, Muhammedan, Muslim, religion, Shia, Shiah, Shiah Islam, Sunni, the Shiites

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Is"lam\, n. [Ar. isl[=a]m obedience to the will of God,
submission, humbling one's self, resigning one's self to the
divine disposal. Cf. {Moslem}.]
1. The religion of the Mohammedans; Mohammedanism; Islamism.
   Their formula of faith is: There is no God but Allah, and
   Mohammed is his prophet.

2. The whole body of Mohammedans, or the countries which they
   occupy.

 

 

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