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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.
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Muslim

, Moslem
1. a follower of the religion of Islam
2. of or relating to Islam, its doctrines, culture, etc.
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LAHORE -- The Pakistan Mulsim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has announced supporting the PPP candidate in a bypoll in Multan.
They stressed the importance of the Umrah program and the visit to achieve continuous communication with Muslims around the world, and to discuss issues of the Mulsim nation and its challenges.
Shehbaz, who is also the president of the Pakistan Mulsim League-N (PML-N) was on Saturday presented before the accountability court, which granted his 10-day physical remand to the NAB in the housing scheme case.
For his PK-35 Swabi-V seat, he received 14,165 votes and defeated Sajjad Ahmad of Pakistan Mulsim League-Nawaz (PML-N).
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan Mulsim League -Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif in relation to the Ashiana housing scandal two day ago.
4 He also recalled the contribution of Saudi royal family to strengthen brotherhood among worldwide Mulsim Ummah.
He also prayed for the solidarity, progress and prosperity of the peoples of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, and for peace and prosperity of the Mulsim Ummah," said Haq.
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He also stressed Iran's readiness to send humanitarian aid to the Mulsim country in coordination with the UN.