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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. Magd Eddin al-Masri:

    Jihad in Egypt is an obligation.

  2. Pamela Geller:

    I am anti-jihad. I am anti-Sharia.

  3. The MTA:

    That’s his jihad. What’s yours?

  4. Khalid Batarfi:

    To the warriors of Lone Jihad: may Allah bless and guide your efforts.

  5. Sadio Gassama:

    Through meetings with local scholars it became clear that jihad was my Muslim duty.

Images & Illustrations of al-jihad

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