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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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'There is a need to reflect on and imbibe the exemplary legacies of Prophet Mohammed, especially his life of love, forgiveness, and sacrifice.
a humanitarian charter' to highlight the teachings of Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) on social security and human rights.
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"The anniversary of the birth of the Prophet Mohammed invites us to achieve unity among all the Iraqi people and government, and to go through these difficult stages through unity, awareness, wisdom and responsibility," Maliki said in a tweet on Twitter for social networking on the occasion of the anniversary of the birth of the Prophet./ End
The Ministry of Manpower (MoM) tweeted on Sunday that holidays for employees in the private sector for Prophet Mohammed's birthday and the 48th National Day will be from November 20-22.
Summary: Bikaner (Rajasthan) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday lashed out at director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and asked if anyone dared to make a movie on Prophet Mohammed.
Casting light on Islam's fourth pillar, the Counselor at the Royal Court and member of the Senior Ulema Commission said Ramadan is according to Quran is the month in which the first holy verses were inspired to Prophet Mohammed. Fifth comes Hajj, but as a must for he or she who could afford it physically and financially.
Inspired by various Sufi practices, Walslet Samaa praises God through the "Dhikr Allah" (remembrance of God) gatherings, as well as "madh" (praise of the Prophet Mohammed).
Asia Bibi, accused of insulting the Holy Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) during an argument with a Muslim woman over a bowl of water, was convicted and sentenced to death in 2010 despite her advocates maintaining her innocence and insisting the accusers held grudges against her.
Upon arrival at the mosque, the crown prince and the region's governor payed their respects to Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him) and his companions at their grave before offering Isha prayers.