masjid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n masjid (Islam) a Muslim place of worship
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n masjid A Mohammedan place of worship; a mosque.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Masjid mas′jid a Mohammedan mosque.
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Usage

In literature:

Call on your brother at Ali Masjid?
"King--of the Khyber Rifles" by Talbot Mundy
The beauty of the Moti Masjid, like that of most mosques, is all internal.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
Jones was to make for the Kabul gate, and Campbell for the Jama Masjid.
"Forty-one years in India" by Frederick Sleigh Roberts
The road from the Gate to the Fort and the Jama Masjid is rich in memories of the Mutiny.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
The Masjid Sabz, with its green-tiled dome, is said to be the tomb of a Khwaja, Abul Narsi Parsar.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
The Lat Masjid, or Pillar Mosque, was built by Dilawar Khan in 1405 out of the remains of Jain temples.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 3" by Various
In the space before a serai near the Jama Masjid, a great crowd of men was engaged in desperate rioting.
"Barclay of the Guides" by Herbert Strang
I've an old friend at Ali Masjid Fort and he's promised to take us through the Pass.
"Caravans By Night" by Harry Hervey
The Jama Masjid (Great Mosque) is the chief architectural ornament of Etawah.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 7" by Various
Among them the finest is the great Jama Masjid, which was finished by Mahmud Shah I. in 1454.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4" by Various
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In news:

Beyhum's photographs take us within touching distance of the Ka'aba "The Cube" in the center of the Masjid Al Haram, the main mosque.
Planners refuse to reconsider masjid approval.
Building on Center Drive to house Richmond Masjid .
RICHMOND — A building under construction in Richmond will be the new home of the city's Masjid , which is a Muslim place of worship.
A Kashmiri Muslim reads the Koran on the first day of Ramadan at the landmark Jamia Masjid in Srinagar on Aug 2, 2011.
Mariam Diallo, 10, talks with her mother, Fatima, after dinner on the 27th day of Ramadan at the Jamia Masjid mosque Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012.
The participants at Masjid al-Farah are Sufis , members of a mystical branch of Islam.
In mid-August I attended the grand opening of the new Al-Farooq Masjid in midtown Atlanta, a complex that includes gardens, fountains, a school and a 46,000-square-foot prayer hall with room for 1,800 worshipers.
He is accused of slashing and stabbing 54-year-old Rashad Khalifa (rah-SHAHD' kah-LEE'-fah) more than 30 times in January 1990 at the Masjid (mahs-JIHD') of Tucson.
The much-hyped, soon-to-open Breslin restaurant, situated in the 12-story Ace Hotel on Broadway and 29th, is giving members of the Masjid Ar-Rahman mosque across the street some agita.
Today, in chapter five of the WSJ's six-part investigative series, the litigants have their day in court and the site of the Babri Masjid is excavated.
Luqman Ameen Abdullah, imam of Masjid Al-Haqq Mosque in Detroit, was found more.
Tambra Raye Stevenson teaches about African heritage and nutritious eating as part of a six-week class at the Masjid Muhammad, an Islamic faith center.
The stabbing occurred around 5 am Sunday at Masjid Al-Saaliheen (mahz-JEED' al-sahl-ih-HEEN').
Congregants pray during an Eid-ul-Fitr service Sunday at Masjid-E Tawheed mosque in Las Vegas.
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