What does Muslim mean?

Definitions for Muslim
ˈmʌz lɪm, ˈmʊz-, ˈmʊs-Mus·lim

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Muslim, Moslem(adj)

    a believer in or follower of Islam

  2. Muslim, Moslem, Islamic(adj)

    of or relating to or supporting Islamism

    "Islamic art"

Wiktionary

  1. Muslim(Noun)

    A person who is a follower and believer of the Islamic faith.

  2. Muslim(Adjective)

    Relating to believers of Islam.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Muslim(noun)

    see Moslem

Freebase

  1. Muslim

    A Muslim, also spelled Moslem, is an adherent of Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion based on the Qur'an—which Muslims consider the verbatim word of God as revealed to prophet Muhammad—and, with lesser authority than the Qur'an, the teachings and practices of Muhammad as recorded in traditional accounts, called hadith. "Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "one who submits to God". Muslims believe that there is no other God but the one true God who is referred to with the name Allah. God is eternal, transcendent, absolutely one, and incomparable; that he is self-sustaining, who begets not nor was begotten. Muslim beliefs regarding God are summed up in chapter 112 of the Qur'an, al-Ikhlas, "the chapter of purity". Muslims also believe that Islam is the complete and universal version of a primordial faith that was revealed at many times and places before, including through the prophets Abraham, Moses and Jesus. Muslims maintain that previous messages and revelations have been partially changed or corrupted over time, but consider the Qur'an to be both unaltered and the final revelation from God—Final Testament. Most Muslims accept as a Muslim anyone who has publicly pronounced the Shahadah which states, "I testify that there is no god except for the God, and I testify that Muhammad is the Messenger of God." They also believe that Muhammad is the Seal of the Prophets and the final prophet. Their basic religious practices are enumerated in the Five Pillars of Islam, which, in addition to Shahadah, consist of daily prayers, fasting during Ramadan, almsgiving, and the pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in a lifetime.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Muslim

    mus′lim, n. and adj. Same as Moslem.

How to pronounce Muslim?

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How to say Muslim in sign language?

  1. muslim

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Muslim in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Muslim in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Muslim in a Sentence

  1. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    These provocations create frustration in the Muslim world and are becoming one of the reasons why these radical trends are emerging.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    The United States calls out human rights violations each place that we find them, whether it's the Chinese holding Muslim Uighurs inside of their country in detention camps, the activities in North Korea, there is no nation that acts against violations of human rights in the way the American nation does, and President Trump has been at the forefront of doing that.

  3. Veryan Khan:

    The theme of most of their interviews is that France is no place for a Muslim, as they cannot truly actualize their faith in that country.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    He may up the ante in anti-Muslim sentiment, but if you look at what the other Republican candidates have said, that's pretty troubling, too.

  5. Jagtar Singh:

    This is how we begin our day - with fear and isolation. If you are not a Muslim, you are not a human in their eyes, i don't know what to do or where to go.

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