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Muslim

(mŭz`lĭm) [Arab.,=one who surrenders (himself to God), an agent form of the verb of which IslamIslam
, [Arab.,=submission to God], world religion founded by the Prophet Muhammad. Founded in the 7th cent., Islam is the youngest of the three monotheistic world religions (with Judaism and Christianity). An adherent to Islam is a Muslim [Arab.,=one who submits].
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 is a verbal noun], one who has embraced Islam, a follower of MuhammadMuhammad
[Arab.,=praised], 570?–632, the name of the Prophet of Islam, one of the great figures of history, b. Mecca. Early Life

Muhammad was the son of Abdallah ibn Abd al-Muttalib and his wife Amina, both of the Hashim clan of the dominant Kuraish (Quraysh)
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. The form Moslem is also common in English; the term Mussulman is now rarely used.

Muslim

, Moslem
1. a follower of the religion of Islam
2. of or relating to Islam, its doctrines, culture, etc.
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Abo Muslem 1995 ; Al-Akeeli 1995; Ashoor 1997; Tom, 2001).
Al-Nay FestivalAs usual the Jerash festival holds parallel to its activities sessions to study and appreciate Arab musical instruments, this year Al-Nay was chosen as the target instrument to be appreciated under the supervision of renowned Jordanian Nay players Sakher Hattar and Hassan Al-Faqer and with the participation of Major Nay players in the Arab world and the region including:-- Markos Scolios/ Greece, Sameer Sablini/ Lebanon, Russel Packard/ USA, Muslem Rahal/ Syria, Salahal-deenALmane'/Tunisia, Hussein Omumi/ Iran, Mohammad Fouda/ Egypt, Nabeel Shourah/ Egypt, Yasser Al-Shafi'i and Ellie Kasrawani/ Lebanon, Yousef Al-helo/ Lebanon.
Though Americans inherited from Europe an entrenched anti-Islamic prejudice, a review of indigenous scholarly commentary on Muslem religion and on the Prophet reveals a wide variety of opinion, ranging from tolerant and even favorable treatment among a minority of intellectual circles such as Free Relgion and Transcendentalist groups.
Either option one, the complete evacuation of all military and civilian personnel who are neither Muslem nor Afghan by birth.
She reflects on her Muslem family's reaction to her lesbianism and describes how her brother Zackie and she, now leaders in their own national political communities, continue to be shunned by their family and the community of their upbringing.
Apologies were made and it was explained to everyone this had nothing to do with Sarajevo's large Muslem community being staunchly teetotal for religious reasons.
Anwar had maintained close links with members of the Indonesian elite as his Institute for Policy Research has links to Indonesia's Centre for Information and Development Studies (CIDES) and the influential Muslim scholar organization, Ikatan Cendekiawan Muslem se Indonesia (ICMI).
Archenemies India and Pakistan have fought three wars since 1947, two of them over Kashmir, the only Muslem majority state in Hindu India.
Indonesia was no exception, but the path was long and arduous, and it was not until the beginning of the twentieth century, that the movement towards independence, led by Muslem confederates, gathered momentum.
Now, we have entered the house of the people," said Muslem al-Barrak, who led the protest along with several other lawmakers and youth activists also calling for the dissolution of parliament over alleged corruption.
Wahab Muslem Ahmed (1130), Third: Manar Aljodar (1094)
While serving with the Vandoos in Bosnia in June 1993, Cpl Daniel Gunther was murdered by Muslem militiamen.