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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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He added, "The vicious propagandistic and one-sided image of Islam and Muslim people that western politicians, western media, many western intellectuals and Salafist extremists (ISIL above all) have collaborated in generating in the West can only fuel further US western and imperial aggression, further disastrous US support for Israel and for corrupt authoritarian regimes like Saudi Arabia, and the further oppression of Muslims inside the West.
The Taliban said in an emailed statement that the four had been released as a "goodwill, humanitarian gesture and as a sign of respect to the Muslim people of Turkey".
I am sure that Muslim people in this town are glad Um Mohamed was not the UK politician in charge in the 70s and 80s as none of these establishments would have been built as, according to Um Mohamed, the Muslims in the UK would have to respect and abide by the countries' majority religion, which would be, and maybe for not much longer, Christianity.
He expressed gratitude to all Arab and Muslim people who support the Palestinian cause and thanked all the countries who voted in favor of the Palestinian bid.
There were no one who could raise its voice against brutal murderers of Myanmar muslim people.
Ambassador Al-Safi said it was their responsibility to help the Muslim people of Afghanistan get education.
Summary: A spokesman for the Somali militant group Al-Shabaab said Tuesday that Kenya's prime minister recently visited Israel to seek assistance in "destroying Muslim people and their religion.
The Hajj is a demonstration of the solidarity of the Muslim people, and their submission to God.
The events currently taking place in Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen, Libya, Bahrain and elsewhere are key (events) for Muslim people," the television's website quoted Khamenei as saying.
The result is that his rallying cry has already been heard and its message acted on, inflicting upon the Muslim people here in Wales at Shotton; ("Racists accused over arson attack on property set aside for 'mosque'", Feb 5), an attack on a building that was to be a Muslim Cultural Centre, this building has now been burnt to the ground.
The organization, founded in 1969, describes itself as being the collective voice of the Muslim people to ensure and protect their interests in the spirit of promoting peace.
Most often, Muslim people want to marry a person from the same religion.

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