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a believer in Islam; also Moslem
Not to be confused with:
muslin – sturdy cotton fabric
Mus·lim(mŭz′ləm, mo͝oz′-, mŭs′-, mo͝os′-)
1. also Mos·lem (mŏz′ləm, mŏs′-) A believer in or adherent of Islam.
2. A member of the Nation of Islam; a Black Muslim.
[Arabic muslim, one who surrenders, active participle of 'aslama, to surrender; see Islam.]
Muslim(ˈmʊzlɪm; ˈmʌz-) or
n, pl -lims or -lim
(Islam) a follower of the religion of Islam
(Islam) of or relating to Islam, its doctrines, culture, etc
[C17: from Arabic, literally: one who surrenders]
ˈMuslimism, ˈMoslemism nold-fashioned derogatory
Mus•lim(ˈmʌz lɪm, ˈmʊz-, ˈmʊs-)
adj., n., pl. -lims, -lim. adj.
1. of or pertaining to the religion, law, or civilization of Islam.n.
2. an adherent of Islam.
[< Arabic, literally, a person who submits. See Islam]
A follower of the religion of Islam. In Arabic, Muslim means one who submits (to God).
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|Noun||1.||Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam|
Islam, Muslimism - the civilization of Muslims collectively which is governed by the Muslim religion; "Islam is predominant in northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, and Indonesia"
religious person - a person who manifests devotion to a deity
Islamist - an orthodox Muslim
Jihadist - a Muslim who is involved in a jihad
Shia Muslim, Shiite, Shi'ite, Shiite Muslim, Shi'ite Muslim - a member of the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs
Sunni, Sunni Muslim, Sunnite - a member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Muhammad
Moor - one of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century
assassin - a member of a secret order of Muslims (founded in the 12th century) who terrorized and killed Christian Crusaders
begum - a Muslim woman of high rank in India or Pakistan
calif, caliph, kalif, kaliph, khalif, khalifah - the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth; "many radical Muslims believe a Khalifah will unite all Islamic lands and people and subjugate the rest of the world"
hakim - a Muslim ruler or governor or judge
imam, imaum - (Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide
mujahid - a Muslim engaged in what he considers to be a jihad
mujtihad - an Islamic scholar who engages in ijtihad, the effort to derive rules of divine law from Muslim sacred texts
Muslimah - a Muslim woman
Saracen - (historically) a Muslim who opposed the Crusades
Sufi - a Muslim who represents the mystical dimension of Islam; a Muslim who seeks direct experience of Allah; mainly in Iran
|Adj.||1.||Muslim - of or relating to or supporting Islamism; "Islamic art"|
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MuslimMoslem [ˈmʊslɪm] adj & n → musulmano/a
Muslim(ˈmuzlim) Moslem (ˈmozləm) noun, adjective
(a person) of the religion known as Islam. moslem مُسْلِم мюсюлманин muçulmano muslim(ský) der Moslem; moslemisch muslim μουσουλμάνοςmusulmán moslem مسلمان muslimi musulman/-ane מוּסלמִי मुस्लिम, मुसलमान musliman muzulmán, mohamedán Muslim múslími musulmano イスラム教徒 (の) 회교의, 회교도 musulmonas musulmanis Muslim islamietmuslim Muzułmanin, islamski مسلمان muçulmano musulman мусульманин moslim; moslimský muslimanski musliman muslim มุสลิม Müslüman, islâm 回教徒 мусульманин; мусульманський مسلم tín đồ Hồi giáo 穆斯林，伊斯兰教信徒