1. the civilization of Muslims collectively which is governed by the Muslim religion

Islam is predominant in northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, and Indonesia

Syn: ↑Islam
Derivationally related forms: ↑Islamic (for: ↑Islam), ↑Islamist (for: ↑Islam)
Members of this Topic: ↑fatwah, ↑sigeh
Hypernyms: ↑civilization, ↑civilisation
Member Meronyms:
Shiah, ↑Shia, ↑Shiah Islam, ↑Sunni, ↑Sunni Islam, ↑Muslim, ↑Moslem, ↑Islamist
2. the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran

Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion


the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion

Syn: ↑Islam, ↑Islamism, ↑Mohammedanism, ↑Muhammadanism
Derivationally related forms: ↑Islamist (for: ↑Islamism), ↑Islamic (for: ↑Islam), ↑Islamist (for: ↑Islam)
Members of this Topic:
halal, ↑Sunnah, ↑Sunna, ↑hadith, ↑Had crime, ↑Tazir crime, ↑Ramadan, ↑Kaaba, ↑Caaba, ↑masjid, ↑musjid, ↑mihrab, ↑mosque, ↑Hadith, ↑pillar of Islam, ↑Ta'ziyeh, ↑kismet, ↑kismat, ↑Ummah, ↑Umma, ↑Muslim Ummah, ↑Islamic Ummah, ↑Islam Nation, ↑Satan, ↑Old Nick, ↑Devil, ↑Lucifer, ↑Beelzebub, ↑the Tempter, ↑Prince of Darkness, ↑genie, ↑jinni, ↑jinnee, ↑djinni, ↑djinny, ↑djinn, ↑shaitan, ↑shaytan, ↑eblis, ↑houri, ↑paynim, ↑imam, ↑imaum, ↑Mahdi
Hypernyms: ↑monotheism
Hyponyms: ↑Mahdism, ↑Salafism, ↑Salafi movement, ↑Shiism, ↑Wahhabism, ↑Wahabism

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\\-lə̇ˌmizəm\ noun (-s)
Usage: capitalized

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Musˈlimism or Mosˈlemism noun
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Main Entry:Muslim

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