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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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in practice and stressed: "After decades of pressures and domination of westerners over the world of Islam, now Muslim peoples feel that Islam prepares the ground for them to achieve dignity, glory and independence and that, thanks to Islam, all the dreams of the Islamic Ummah can come true.
His Majesty voiced hope that the aspirations of the Muslim peoples to progress, development, dignity solidarity and prosperity will be met.
Summary: Hizbullah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Monday urged Arab and Muslim peoples to launch "uprisings" in support of Gaza Strip.
churches when rethinking engagement with Muslim peoples is our identity as U.
No wonder that in much of the world of Muslim peoples today there is a trend of rapid depletion of the liberal arts from the curricula of colleges and universities, often to the limits of total extinction.
A further point--and one that has more merit than the militarism argument--is that Muslim peoples are "indigestible," that is, less subject to being merged into larger entities (applying to non-Muslim minorities in predominantly Islamic countries as well) because of the close relationship between Islam and national identity.
They warn that if Christians value their culture and their religion, they must be prepared to do battle on multiple levels--with Islam and Muslim peoples.
Abdullah bin Abdul Mohsen Al-Turki in which he said: "The Muslim World League, which represents the Muslim peoples and minorities across the world announces the support by all Muslims across the Islamic world of the Determination Storm's operation, which was launched upon the order issued by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
Al-Zayani voiced much sympathy with, and support for, the leadership and people of Egypt in the face of this "horrible crime" that has shocked all Arab and Muslim peoples, while offering heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims.
The statement noted "the two sides also discussed, in the presence of the delegation accompanying Nujaifi, the importance of holding this conference because of its active role in launching and discussing the problems facing the Muslim peoples , in addition to discussing the Palestinian issue , stressing the need for solidarity of everyone in order to support this historical issue .
TUNIS (TAP) - Tunisia firmly condemns the Israeli belligerent and provocative recurrent behaviour in defiance of the rights of the Palestinian people and all the Muslim peoples, because of "the unprecedented serious Israeli desecration of the esplanade of Al Aqsa Mosque and attacks on Islamic holy sites.
HM the King underlined the strong spiritual and cultural bonds that unite Muslim peoples, stressing the need to strengthen solidarity ties, mutual assistance and complementarity between them.

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