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Princeton's WordNet

  1. da'wah, dawah(noun)

    missionary work for Islam


  1. Dawah

    Da‘wah or Dawah means the proselytizing or preaching of Islam. Da‘wah literally means "issuing a summons" or "making an invitation", being the active participle of a verb meaning variously "to summon" or "to invite". A Muslim who practices da‘wah, either as a religious worker or in a volunteer community effort, is called a dā‘ī, plural du‘āt. A dā‘ī is thus a person who invites people to understand Islam through a dialogical process, and may be categorized in some cases as the Islamic equivalent of a missionary, as one who invites people to the faith, to the prayer, or to Islamic life.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dawah in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dawah in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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