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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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More than 500 contestants competed in online rounds to get to the World Muslimah final in Indonesia, one of which involved the contenders comparing stories of how they came to wear the headscarf.
Femen has tokenised the Muslimah and excluded her from a discourse which ultimately has a bearing upon her rights and liberties.
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An all-Muslim beauty pageant, World Muslimah 2013, has crowned its winner in Indonesia even as the Muslim hardliners of the country continue to protest against the Miss World 2013 pageant.
Al mufassal f al ahkam al mar'ah wa al baiti muslimah f al syariah Islamiah.
Muslim Women in Britain: De-Mystifying the Muslimah.
In 2007, I founded Muslimah Media Watch, a website dedicated to critiquing global media images of Muslim women.
Writing and engaging with the media through Muslimah Media Watch has been my biggest step in blending my Islam and feminism.
Nevertheless, the researchers suggested that the discussion on the issues of Liberal Islam need to be addressed, particularly the issues with regards to women such as aurah or polygamy which seem to be noted by the Muslimah in Malaysia such as the Sisters in Islam society.
El-Katatney is currently studying for two masters degrees at the American University in Cairo, an MBA and MA in TV and Digital Journalism, she is also working full time at IBA Media and part time at Muslimah Media Watch.
The IMAE2010 is sponsored by Zeitgeist Multidisciplinary Arts Center, International Muslimah Artists Network and Baraka Institute.