Muslimah


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Noun1.Muslimah - a Muslim woman
Moslem, Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam
niqaabi - an observant Muslim woman who covers her face and hands when in public or in the presence of any man outside her immediate family
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Reader A Muslimah opined that the Mahr was a "wedding gift" and a right given to the woman and that she is the one to decide if she wishes to waive that right or not.
One of the key components of FACIT@INTRADE is a dedicated Muslimah fashion pavilion calledMODEST-YLE.
Muslimah Association of Malaysia, Datin Hajjah Aminah Zakaria, Malaysia
The World Muslimah Award first drew global attention last year when organizers presented it as a peaceful protest to the Miss World contest, which was taking place that year on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.
No matter our situation, there's always another Muslimah (Muslim woman) in a worse situation.
The radar base continues its 24 hour-a-day, 365-days-a-year vigil, looking for deadly ballistic missiles heading our way September 18: Last year's winner Nina Septiani of Indonesia, right, crowns Obabiyi Aishah Ajibola of Nigeria after she took this year's title during the third annual award of World Muslimah in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Summary: A Nigerian woman was crowned Miss World Muslimah during the finale of an Islamic beauty pageant in Indonesia, a riposte to the Miss World contest that has sparked hard-line anger.
htm) Muslimah World 2013, an all-Muslim beauty pageant .
This prompted an online initiative called Muslim Women Against Femen , which launched a campaign called Muslimah Pride.
However when a Muslimah does speak out and attention is payed to her, she receives responses such as: "burn in hell", "put on your burka" "Islam is a dirty religion" as twitter user Zahra Sultana recently experienced after she started the #MuslimahPride campaign as a way of connecting Muslimahs with our Muslim identity and reclaiming our collective voice, her tagline being "let's show the world that we oppose FEMEN and their use of Muslim women to reinforce Western imperialism.
The members of Muslim Women Against Femen are encouraging supporters to participate in Muslimah Pride Day to show that they do not agree with Femen's actions, New York Daily News reports.