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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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But the world of social media and tech start-ups is a world away from where Moslim was raised.
of the campaign which will provide Moslims in African countries with copies of the Holy Quran which they can not afford.
Obeyesekere, in his study of 1975, unfortunately identifies cursing with sorcery and cites besides Seenigama, the Hindu and the Moslim shrines in Muneswaram and Kahatapitiya.
Le Strange, much earlier, describes the abna' as "Persian nobles" "who were already settled in Mesopotamia at the time of the Moslim conquest."
Some territories such as Croatia and Slovenia, were more fortunate than others and became independent territories but where ethnic and religious differences were manifest in Bosnia between Serb and Moslim communities such difficulties accelerated into violence and the disruption of communities.
The Moslims of the East-Indian Archipelago (Leiden: Brill, 2007; repr.
Mekka in the Later Part of the 19th Century: Daily Life, Customs and Learning: The Moslims of the East Indian Archipelago.
Daily life, customs and learning; The Moslims of the archipelago, trans.
See also Klaas Klopstra, "De Visie van Hendrik Kraemer op de Islam en zijn Ontmoetingen met Moslims," Documentatieblad voor de Geschiedenis van de Nederlandse Zending en Overzeese Kerken 9, no.
For details, see Perdiep Ramesar, "Haagse buurt domein orthodoxe moslims," Trouw, May 18, 2013.
(ed.) Inpassing van islamitisch recht in Europese rechtssystemen; formele en informele vormen van geschillenbeslechting bij moslims (Maastricht: RIMO).