salah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n salah the second pillar of Islam is prayer; a prescribed liturgy performed five times a day (preferably in a mosque) and oriented toward Mecca
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Usage

In literature:

Here I would turn again northwards, towards In-Salah, by the road to the Soudan and Agades.
"Atlantida" by Pierre Benoit
Ain-Salah, an hour or two.
"Narrative of a Mission to Central Africa Performed in the Years 1850-51, Volume 2" by James Richardson
Sheik Salah was the son of a pundit at Delhi, and was well-learned in Persian and Arabic.
"Pioneers and Founders or, Recent Workers in the Mission field" by Charlotte Mary Yonge
Salah-ud-din (Saladin) and his successors in Egypt were strong supporters of the Ash'arians.
"The Faith of Islam" by Edward Sell
Sultan Salah had not a high opinion of his countrymen, and told us several other tales that did not redound to their credit.
"Southern Arabia" by Theodore Bent
Every great ruler of Islam from the Prophet to Salah ad-Din and Baibars had been a warrior on horseback.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
The noise awoke him; and he had slain two of the meaner assassins, when a blow from Salah Beg deprived him of existence.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, v. 13" by Various
Malik al-Nasir Salah al-din Yusuf b. Ayyub (SALADIN), 564-589 (1169-1193).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
Salah-ud-din (Saladin), sultan of Babylon (Cairo), granted a charter to the town of Pisa in 1173.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 3" by Various
In 1555, however, Bougie was taken by Salah Rais, the pasha of Algiers.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
Herodotus, who travelled so much, speaks neither of Noah, or Shem, Reu, Salah, or Nimrod.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Arphaxad begot Salah, and Salah begot Eber.
"The History of Antiquity, Vol. I (of VI)" by Max Duncker
It was restored in 1242 to the Latin princes by Salah Ismael, emir of Damascus.
"Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. I of II)" by Charles Bucke
Contains tomb of Mohammedan saint Salah-ud-din of Balkh.
"A Literary and Historical Atlas of Asia" by J. G. Bartholomew
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In poetry:

Long, sitting by their watchfires, shall the Kabyles tell the tale
Of thy dash from Ben Halifa on the fat Metidja vale;
How thou swept'st the desert over, bearing down the wild El Riff,
From eastern Beni Salah to western Ouad Shelif;
"Abd-El-Kader At Toulon Or, The Caged Hawk" by William Makepeace Thackeray

In news:

Sudan's ex-spy chief Salah Gosh arrested over 'plot'.
Abdifatah Yusuf Isse (center) and Salah Osman Ahmed (right) are among more than 20 young men who left Minnesota since 2007 to join al-Shabab.
Suspicion in the killing of Salah Khalaf, the No.
Salah Fattah and the Egyptian music of Amwaaj.
Retired Minneapolis pharmacist Salah Fattah is the founder of the 10-year-old Arabic classical music ensemble Amwaaj, which in English means "wave," as in waves of the sea.
Salah Jadid, a former Syrian military ruler, died on Thursday after 23 years in prison, friends said today.
Taking a break from dishing up the local favorite of warm pita bread filled with freshly chopped salad, hummus and falafel, Salah says many people here have become Israeli citizens and more are hiring lawyers to do the same.
Gen Salah Abdallah Gosh in 2007.
) Produced by Amr Waked, Salah Al Hanafy, Ibrahim El Batout.
Sinan Salah, The Associated Press.
Salah Osman Ahmed (left) and Abdifatah Yusuf Isse are cooperating witnesses testifying against defendant Mahamud Said Omar of Minneapolis.
Thousands of supporters turned out for the funeral of Gaber Salah, known as "Jika," who was killed in the protests.
Salah Malkawi, Getty ImagesA highly poisonous Egyptian cobra got loose this weekend at New York's Bronx Zoo, sending guests, zoo neighbors and zookeepers alike into a nervous tizzy.
Crude prices have dropped steeply in recent months with the U. Salah Malkawi/ Getty Images.
Salah Salman's critique of American medicine is wide-ranging, from the millions who lack health insurance to the dangerous failure of doctors to police each other.
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In science:

The array has some ambitious science goals including measurement of the power spectrum from the Epoch of Reionization (EoR) in the early universe, measurement of properties of the heliosphere and discovery and monitoring of transient and variable radio sources (Salah et al. 2005; Bowman et al. 2006).
A GPU based real-time software correlation system for the Murchison Widefield Array prototype
Amani Tahat and Wa’el Salah,AIMS:Online atomic and nuclear database management system ,ISBN,3711/9/2010, National Library Of Jordan.
Comprehensive online Atomic Database Management System (DBMS) with Highly Qualified Computing Capabilities
W. Salah ,Experimental Measurements of the Landé Factor of Some Levels in Argon Atom Situated Near the First Limit of Ionization, Nucl.
Comprehensive online Atomic Database Management System (DBMS) with Highly Qualified Computing Capabilities
Salah.L-Shell Fluorescence Cross-Sections and relative intensities for La, Pr, Nd, Sm, Eu, Gd, Tb, Dy, Ho, Tm, Yb, and Lu at 16.9 keV'' Eur.
Comprehensive online Atomic Database Management System (DBMS) with Highly Qualified Computing Capabilities
Wa’el Salah and Amani Tahat, Improved Atomic Structure Program,ISBN,3713/9/2010,National Library Of Jordan.
Comprehensive online Atomic Database Management System (DBMS) with Highly Qualified Computing Capabilities
A. Tahat, W. Salah, and a. B. Hallak, (2010), PASS(Pixe Analysis Shell Software):’A computer utility program for the evaluation of PIXE spectra.
Comprehensive online Atomic Database Management System (DBMS) with Highly Qualified Computing Capabilities
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