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(mo͝o-häm′ĭd, -hă′mĭd) also Mo·ham·med (mō-, mo͝o-)570?-632.
Arab prophet and founder of Islam. Muslims regard him as God's messenger through whom the Koran was revealed. Muhammad established a theocratic state at Medina after 622 and began to convert Arabia to Islam.

[Arabic muḥammad, praised, commendable, passive participle of ḥammada, to praise highly, from ḥamida, to extol; see ḥmd in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]
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(Biography) ?570–632 ad, the prophet believed by Muslims to be the channel for the final unfolding of God's revelation to mankind: popularly regarded as the founder of Islam. He began to teach in Mecca in 610 but persecution forced him to flee with his followers to Medina in 622. After several battles, he conquered Mecca (630), establishing the principles of Islam (embodied in the Koran) over all Arabia
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(mʊˈhæm əd, -ˈhɑ məd)

1. Also, Mohammed. A.D. 570–632, Arab prophet: founder of Islam.
2. Elijah (Elijah Poole), 1897–1975, U.S. leader of the Black Muslims 1934–75.
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Noun1.Muhammad - leader of Black Muslims who campaigned for independence for Black Americans (1897-1975)Muhammad - leader of Black Muslims who campaigned for independence for Black Americans (1897-1975)
2.Muhammad - the Arab prophet who, according to Islam, was the last messenger of Allah (570-632)Muhammad - the Arab prophet who, according to Islam, was the last messenger of Allah (570-632)
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The Sudan Scholars Commission called the society to cooperate in address the needs of the poor and the needy in revitalization of sunna ( deeds and says of prophet Mohamed Peace be upon him) of solidarity and passion in all areas.
Al-Mawlid is a celebration of the birthday of Prophet Mohamed which is commemorated in Rabi' al-awwal, the third month in the Islamic calendar.
figure By ALLAUDIN QURESHI Kenya Muslims recently celebrated Milad UN Nabi the birth of Prophet Mohamed (Peace be upon him) with great respect, love and religious fervour.
The match is part of the annual four-day Maulid festival marked by a section of Muslims to mark the birth of prophet Mohamed (S.A.W) in the holy city of Mecca.
Al-Tayeb added that nearly a billion and a half Muslims around the world are celebrating the birthday of the Prophet Mohamed, who was a great figure and his greatness should be appreciated in all times.
It was punctuated by a lecture given by Imam-preacher of the Zitouna Mosque Sheikh Hichem Ben Mahmoud in which he underscored the high qualities and moral virtues of the prophet Mohamed.
Malek Helali Doha THERE shouldn't be political reasons for preventing Muslims from performing their religious rights and duties as Prophet Mohamed (Peace Be Upon Him) is the prophet of all Muslims and not only of Saudi Arabia's friends and allies, according to Turkey's Ambassador to Qatar HE Fikret Ozer.
Another message said, "You are being given the name of our beloved prophet Mohamed and it is better to protect the honourable name and your religion of Islam."
The Minister, along with the accompanying delegation, participated in a celebration of the birth of the Prophet Mohamed which was attended by thousands of Russian citizens, and delivered a speech in which he spoke about the meanings of mercy in the life of Prophet Mohammad and talked about the terrorism that targeted Syria, hailing the Russian stances towards Syria.
The militants were killed in an air and ground operation on the borders between Anbar province and the holy city of Karbala, where millions of Shiite Muslims marked Ashura, the anniversary of the death of Imam al-Hussein, the grandson of Islam's Prophet Mohamed, Iraqi News reported.
According to the official Saudi news agency (SPA), al-Bashir and his accompanying delegation travelled from Riyadh to Madinah to perform prayers and greet Prophet Mohamed and his two companions.
"We have agreed to marry a second wife within one year of this agreement to revive the Sunnah of our prophet Mohamed and reduce the numbers of unmarried women," The men's letter, written in smudged blue biro on a single sheet of folded printer paper, explained.