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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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An executive was accused of sending a blasphemous text message cursing Islam and the Prophet Mohammad (Peace Be Upon Him) to his colleague who took the opportunity to perform Umrah during a business trip in Saudi Arabia.
New Delhi, Mar 9 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari today greeted the people on the auspicious occasion of Milad-Un-Nabi, which celebrates the birth of Prophet Mohammad.
SARGODHA -- Director General Auqaf department Punjab Dr Syed Tahir Raza on Saturday underlined the need for following the teachings of Holy Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army expelled Takfiri militants from the shrine of Prophet Mohammad's (PBUH) dignified companion, Hujr Ibn Adi al-Kindi, in the town of Adra.
The minister said as the government respects freedom of expression, it also strongly rejects any insult against Prophet Mohammad, Islam or any other religion.
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Amman, May 10 (Petra)-- Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II on Friday attended the 91st Hashemite Scientific Council at the Royal Cultural Centre, the first to be held this year, covering Abu Bakr, one of Prophet Mohammad's companions and the first caliph.