Mohammedan


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Mohammedan

and

Mohammedanism:

see MuslimMuslim
[Arab.,=one who surrenders (himself to God), an agent form of the verb of which Islam is a verbal noun], one who has embraced Islam, a follower of Muhammad. The form Moslem is also common in English; the term Mussulman is now rarely used.
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 and 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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Dr Ahmed Abbadi, secretary-general of the League of Mohammedan Scholars in Morocco, told the high-profile gathering that creation of man goes beyond that concept to include the building of the nation itself, citing the Quran verse: "You are the best nation on earth for people.
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Mohammad Ali worked hard to expand the AMU, then known as the Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College, and was one of the co-founders of the Jamia Millia Islamia in 1920, which was later moved to Delhi.
He founded the Mohammedan Anglo Oriental College in 1875, which became AMU in 1920.
Bitlis contains four caravanserais, three large and twelve small mosques, three baths, eight Armenian churches, and one Nestorian: the large mosques have each one very tall minaret, which has a pleasing effect, and they are said to be very ancient Mohammedan buildings.
He played for the Dhaka Mohammedan Club in former East Pakistan, but also turned down offers to play for teams in countries, including India, Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh.
Purchased ticket holders can get refund in cash at the Mohammedan Sporting ground after May 7.
The book tends more toward the reportorial than the analytic, and covers the diet of moral relativism, political bias, socialism, victim mascots, degradation of sex to anonymous acrobatics, religious environmentalism, attacks on belief in God, anti-American screeds, Mohammedan apologetics, anti-Semitism, and the skewed distribution of funds to certain favored student groups.
The new law, he exulted, would protect "the Jew and the Gentile, the Christian and Mohammedan, the Hindoo and Infidel of every denomination.
HAJIRA, March 26, 2011 (Frontier Star): At least two students of Mohammedan Science College drowned while having a bath in a drainage in Hajira hereon the other day.
The British policy in part stipulated that it must "keep the Southern Sudan as free as possible of Mohammedan influences.