Definitions for halalhəˈlɑl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ha•lalhəˈlɑl(adj.)

  1. (of an animal or its meat) slaughtered or prepared in the manner prescribed by Islamic law.

    Category: Religion, Cooking

  2. of or pertaining to halal meat:

    a halal butcher.

  3. (n.)a halal animal or halal meat.

Origin of halal:

1850–55; < Ar halāl lawful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. halal(adj)

    (Islam) meat from animals that have been slaughtered in the prescribed way according to the shariah

  2. halal(adj)

    proper or legitimate

    "the fund earns halal profits in full compliance with the Shari'a"

  3. halal(adj)

    conforming to dietary laws

    "halal meat"; "a halal kitchen"

Wiktionary

  1. halal(Adjective)

    fit to eat according to Muslim religious practice.

  2. Origin: From حلال.

Freebase

  1. Halal food

    Ḥalāl or hallal is any object or an action which is permissible to use or engage in, according to Islamic law. The term covers and designates not only food and drink but also all matters of daily life. It is one of five الأحكام الخمسة — fard, mustahabb, halal, makruh, haram — that define the morality of human action in Islam. Mubah is also used to mean "permissible" or "allowed" in Islam. Generally in Islam, every object and action is considered permissible unless there is a prohibition of it in the Islamic scriptures. Clarification is given below in detail as to what is considered to be a permissible object or action in Islam, along with the exceptions.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

death(noun)

the act of dying

There have been several deaths in the town recently; Most people fear death.

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