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Mohammedan

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Mohammedanism:

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[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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, [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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Lord Morley, considering the demands of Muhammadan deputation, had endorsed their logic of separate register in a speech in the House of Lords on 4 March, 1909: "Only let us not forget that the difference between Mahomedanism and Hinduism is not a mere difference of articles of faith.
In the 22nd minute of the first half, Youngman Club's Zaki scored first goal against Muhammadan Club on penalty kick.
The haqiqah muhammadiyah, as mentioned above, refers to the Muhammadan Reality that existed before the creation of the world (whether in the mind of God or otherwise), and I have already shown how a similar Marian Reality also seems to have existed before the creation of the world.
William Howard Russell is one of the officials who wrote in Times in 1958: "the Muhammadan (sic) element in India which causes us most trouble and provokes the largest share of our hostility .
BELL, Palace and Mosque at Ukhaidir: A Study in Early Muhammadan Architecture, Oxford, 1914, apud K.
from this very Narthang monastery, who was present at BodhGaya when the Muhammadan soldiers came to desecrate and destroy the temple and images of Mahabodhi.
3) Rida "legitimized his sympathy for Nazism by treating it as the instrument of God's will, sweeping aside heresies and false beliefs, corrupt versions of Islam among them, and thus clearing a path for the ultimate triumph of the Muhammadan revelation.
Although not many would consider the publication of a reference work in a Dutch town by a small publishing house a world-historical event, Brill's First Encyclopaedia of Islam, with its revealing subtitle ("A Dictionary of the Geography, Ethnography and Biography of the Muhammadan Peoples"), (1) became a milestone in Western academia.
The future of tradition--tradition of the future; 100 years after the exhibtion Masterpieces of Muhammadan art in Munich.
For instance, if a Hindu became a Muhammadan and thereafter imagined himself to be an Egyptian or Turk just because his new religion originated in those parts, he will be living in a fool's paradise.
Realizing, however, that the Christian preceded the Muslim religion in the world by many centuries, I cannot keep but hoping that Muhammadan society will succeed someday in breaking its bonds and marching resolutely in the path of civilization after the manner of Western Society, for which the Christian faith despite its rigors and intolerance, was not at all an invincible obstacle.
In the Muhammadan version of Seventh Heaven, which is overseen on a daily basis by Abraham, each inhabitant is as large as the earth and has 70,000 heads, each head with 70,000 mouths, each mouth with 70,000 tongues, each tongue speaking 70,000 languages, and all ceaselessly singing praises of the Most High.