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Princeton's WordNet

  1. al-Jihad, Egyptian Islamic Jihad, Islamic Jihad, Vanguards of Conquest(noun)

    an Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells

    "the original Jihad was responsible for the assassination of Anwar Sadat in 1981"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of al-jihad in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of al-jihad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Issam Abbas:

    I and other traders cannot leave our businesses, so we consider our monthly donations as a jihad against the terrorists.

  2. Adam Dolnik:

    We're possibly looking at a lone wolf who has sympathies to global jihad or someone with mental health issues in search of a cause, this is all about attention.

  3. The FBI:

    It’s easy and a lot of people go there. Plus people are not allowed to carry guns in church. Plus, it would make the news. I regret not doing it. If I can’t do jihad in the Middle East, I would do my jihad over here.

  4. Ryan Mauro:

    The ISIS' Ramadan message specifically preaches that jihad is 10 times more obligatory during Ramadan and that those who die in jihad will be rewarded by Allah ten times as much as during the rest of the year, there will be The ISIS ' supporters who have waited to strike until now in order to get the maximum award and those who were considering an attack and will now feel more pressure to actually do The ISIS '.

  5. John McCain:

    John McCain said. Last weekend, the Obama administration sent six Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uruguay for resettlement as refugees as part of Guantanamo Bay plan to depopulate the camp prior to its closure. Four of the former detainees -- Ahmed Adnan Ahjam, Ali Hussain Shaabaan, Omar Mahmoud Faraj, and Jihad Diyab -- are Syrian nationals, while Abdul Bin Mohammed Abis Ourgy is Tunisian, and Mohammed Tahanmatan is Palestinian, according to Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby. RELATED : GOP congressman : We' ought to rethink' Gitmo transfer policy I just don't think that is trustworthy, i am very concerned.

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