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mas·jid

 (mŭs′jĭd)
n.
A mosque.

[Arabic, from Aramaic *masgid, place of worship, from səged, to bow down, worship; see sgd in Semitic roots.]

masjid

(ˈmʌsdʒɪd) or

musjid

n
(Islam) a mosque in an Arab country
[Arabic; see mosque]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.masjid - (Islam) a Muslim place of worshipmasjid - (Islam) a Muslim place of worship  
house of God, house of prayer, house of worship, place of worship - any building where congregations gather for prayer
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
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ISLAMABAD -- The Lal Masjid administration has 'reclaimed' land that once housed Jamia Hafsa and a children's library.
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IANS Hyderabad The AIMPLB, the apex body of the Indian Muslims, on Sunday declared that Muslims will not give up Babri Masjid and that struggle for its reconstruction will continue.
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board, the apex body of the Indian Muslims, yesterday declared that Muslims will not give up Babri Masjid and that struggle for its reconstruction will continue.
ISLAMABAD -- A meeting of Anjuman-e-Auqaf Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, in Indian Occupied Kashmir was held under the patronage of its President Mirwaiz Umar Farooq to discuss issues regarding safety and upkeep of the historic mosque.
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Colorful illustrations portray the large, beautiful, carpeted Masjid with a special place to perform wudu, or washing hands, feet, and face with water before prayer.
Our students, who are all graduates and in the 22 - 25 age group, enthusiastically informed me saying, "Sir, there is a masjid named Sharie Masjid, local elders say it was built during the caliphate of Hazrat Umar (ra) in 15 Hijri i.