What does sharia law mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shariah, shariah law, sharia, sharia law, Islamic law(noun)

    the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed

    "sharia is only applicable to Muslims"; "under Islamic law there is no separation of church and state"

Editors Contribution

  1. sharia law

    The body of divine law, a legal system or legislation based on the koran and the religion of islam that is compatible with human rights, freedom of religion and is legally applicable to a person who is a muslim.

    Sharia law is used in some theocracies around the world and is used as their main laws with their country, it is also recognized in other countries.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sharia law in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sharia law in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carolyn McClintick:

    Sharia law is so brutal, they're in our country, they're going to live under our laws.

  2. Howard Hardcastle:

    The day sharia law comes I don't want to be there, it's not just about me, it's about the people after me.

  3. Colonel Gulmurod Khalimov:

    Listen, you dogs, the president and ministers, if only you knew how many boys, our brothers are here, waiting and yearning to return to Tajikistan to re-establish sharia law there.

  4. Tessa Tranchant:

    If they had sanctuary, the Arabs could do their Sharia Law, south of Chicago there was 700-800 murders and they could be anonymous and we wouldn’t know whether they’re in the city or not. It doesn’t make sense.

  5. Richard Gugolka:

    When you read about the people who want sharia law in Copenhagen and disallow voting, what kind of 'thank you' is that? Shouldn't they just be happy they're allowed to be here, i’m not allowed to say it, but we need to decide what kind of refugees we want to take in.

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