Muslim

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Muslim of or relating to or supporting Islamism "Islamic art"
    • n Muslim a believer in or follower of Islam
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. & a Muslim See Moslem.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Muslim Same as Moslem.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n., adj Muslim mus′lim Same as Moslem.
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Quotations

  • Salman Rushdie
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    “If Woody Allen were a Muslim, he'd be dead by now.”

Usage

In literature:

He was a Christian, not a Muslim or an idolater, so what was there to justify such bitter chiding?
"The Valley of the Kings" by Marmaduke Pickthall
Then the Muslims understood at last that the Spaniard would never again leave that fruitful land.
"The Land of The Blessed Virgin; Sketches and Impressions in Andalusia" by William Somerset Maugham
At the present time the Muslims of India are divided into two sects, something like the Catholics and Protestants of Christianity.
"India, Its Life and Thought" by John P. Jones
He had Muslim officials and soldiers and was not far from being a Muslim himself.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
The United States will seek to support moderate and modern governments, especially in the Muslim world.
"National Strategy for Combating Terrorism" by United States
Many of the Muslim faith are already making this commitment at great personal risk.
"National Strategy for Combating Terrorism" by United States
Wine is prohibited to the Muslim.
"Rulers of India: Akbar" by George Bruce Malleson
About two-thirds of the people accepted, or were forcibly converted to, the Muslim faith under the Turks.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
Young boys were taken from their homes, proclaimed Muslims, and conscripted into the army.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Rukn-Din, the foreman of our side, approved of them immensely, for he was a Muslim of culture.
"My First Book:" by Various
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In poetry:

Unchanged adown the changing years,
Here where the Judas blossoms blaze,
Against Sophia's marble piers
The scowling Muslim lean and gaze;
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin

In news:

Raymond Close has been associated with the Middle East for sixty years, including thirty-seven years as a resident of Arab or Muslim countries.
Airline Apologizes For Booting 9 Muslims.
Ahmed, a Muslim, decided the best way to show his support for the Sikh community is to do what comes naturally: feed them.
Norway's ombudsman for children's rights has proposed that Jews and Muslim replace male circumcision with a symbolic, non-surgical ritual.
The case, which stemmed from a botched circumcision of a Muslim child, is just the latest instance in which the religious practice has been attacked.
A BRITISHER 'S VIEW: Day of self-mutilation unmasks Muslim mindset.
US Rep Michele Bachmann has generated headlines this week for accusing a top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton of having ties to the Muslim Brotherhood through her late father, a Western Michigan University scholar in the 1970s.
An anti-settlement group says Israel is moving forward with plans to build a military college on Jerusalem's Mount of Olives, an area claimed by the Palestinians for a future state and steeped in Christian, Jewish and Muslim religious lore.
Last fall, a Bush-bashing ad in The New York Times included among its signatories the name of Norman Pattiz, the celebrated creator of Radio Sawa, a radio network fashioned to win hearts and minds in the Muslim world.
A recently passed Australian law is requiring Muslim women to show their faces to police.
The law is being hailed as discriminatory and anti-Muslim.
It is considered likely that the shooter mistook the Sikhs, whose men wear beards and turbans, for Muslims.
In 1096, tens of thousands of Christians set out from Western Europe to oust Muslim overlords from Jerusalem, 2,000 miles away.
Four members of a Muslim sect in the Russian region of Tatarstan have been charged with cruelty against children for allegedly keeping them underground.
The shooting that was part of a Caucasus wedding ritual prompted a public outcry in Russia amid growing xenophobia and ethnic tensions between Slavs and predominantly Muslim natives of the volatile Caucasus region.
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In science:

The Kalam Cosmological Argument was first formulated by the m edieval Muslim theologian al-Ghazali (1058-1111).
New remarks on the Cosmological Argument
Extremist Muslim militants were responsible for the slaughter of the seven people in the province of Medea, 120 kilometers (74 miles) south of Algiers.
Centroid-based summarization of multiple documents: sentence extraction, utility-based evaluation, and user studies
Imran Akhtar Khan, is pursuing PhD in Computer Science from JJT University, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan. His research is Software Testing- especially skilled in Integration testing, Web based testing. He has completed his Master of Computer Science and Applications (MCA) degree from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh.
An Approach For Integration Testing In Online Retail Applications
Imran Akhtar Khan His research area is Software Testing- especially skilled in Integration testing, Web based testing. He has completed his Master of Computer Science and Applications (MCA) degree from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh.
Quality Assurance And Integration Testing Aspects In Web Based Applications
She has received her Master of Computer Science and Applications (MCA) degree from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh.
Quality Assurance And Integration Testing Aspects In Web Based Applications
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