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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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Sha'ban devotes a fascinating chapter, "The Shores of Tripoli" to the encounter of early Americans with the Muslems of the Barbary States, one to American missionaries in the Muslem world, and another to American travellers in the Middle East.
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.
Holding up national flags and banners, the citizens of Mesyaf villages in Hama welcomed martyrs Alaa Fayez Obeido, Ra'ouf Nawaf Muslem and Hatem Mahmoud Abboud, chanting slogans stressing commitment to national unity and standing against attempts at undermining the country's stability.
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While serving with the Vandoos in Bosnia in June 1993, Cpl Daniel Gunther was murdered by Muslem militiamen.
Lieutenant Ra'ouf Nawaf Muslem from Jeb Ramleh village in Hama.
The driver, Kuwaiti national Mohammad Muslem, was arrested after the incident.
They include Munther Saif, Ahmed Al Dossary, Fuad Hassan, Isa Al Dossary, Salman Isa, Jassim Isa, Muslem Ali Jaffer Mohammed, Ibrahim Bubsheit and Salman Baqer.
In women's over 78 kg competitions, the gold medal went to Sonia Salah from Algeria while Sanaa Muslem from Syria won the silver medal.
More than 20 riders from Bahrain's different stables will also be seen in action and they include Munther Saif, Ahmed Al Dossary, Fuad Hassan, Isa Al Dossary, Salman Isa, Jassim Isa, Muslem Ali Jaffer Mohammed, Ibrahim Bubsheit and Salman Baqer.
In the adults class one (fences 110cm to 120cm), Muslem Ali, riding Dar, claimed first place in 26.