HyperDic: muslim

English > 2 senses of the word Muslim:
ADJECTIVEpertMuslim, Moslem, Islamicof or relating to or supporting Islamism
NOUNperson Muslim, Moslema believer in or follower of Islam
Muslim > pronunciation
Soundsmah'zlahm; mah'zlihm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
acronym ... whim: 31 rhymes with ihm...
English > Muslim: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or supporting Islamism.
SynonymsMoslem, Islamic
Spanishislámico, musulmán
Catalanislàmic, islàmica, islamista, musulmà
NounsIslamismthe 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
Muslima believer in or follower of Islam
English > Muslim: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA believer in or follower of Islam.
InstancesFatima, Fatimahyoungest daughter of the prophet Mohammed and wife of the fourth calif Ali
Member ofIslam, MuslimismThe civilization of Muslims collectively which is governed by the Muslim religion
NarrowerIslamistAn orthodox Muslim
JihadistA Muslim who is involved in a jihad / jihad
MoorOne of the Muslim people of north Africa
Mullah, Mollah, MullaA Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of Islam
MuslimahA Muslim woman
Saracen(historically) a Muslim who opposed the Crusades
Shiite, Shi'ite, Shiite Muslim, Shi'ite Muslim, Shia MuslimA member of the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs
SufiA Muslim who represents the mystical dimension of Islam
Sunnite, Sunni, Sunni MuslimA member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Muhammad
Wahhabi, WahabiA member of a strictly orthodox Sunni Muslim sect from Saudi Arabia
assassinA member of a secret order of Muslims (founded in the 12th century) who terrorized / terrorized and killed Christian Crusaders
begumA Muslim woman of high rank in India or Pakistan
caliph, calif, kaliph, kalif, khalif, khalifahThe civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth
fakir, fakeer, faqir, faquirA Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy man
hakim, hakeemA Muslim physician
hakimA Muslim ruler or governor or judge
imam, imaum(Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque
mujahidA Muslim engaged in what he considers to be a jihad
mujtihadAn Islamic scholar who engages in ijtihad, the effort to derive rules of divine law from Muslim sacred texts
Broaderreligious personA person who manifests devotion to a deity
Spanishislámico, mahometano, moro, Muslim, musulmán
Catalanislamista, mahometà, musulmà
AdjectivesMuslimof or relating to or supporting Islamism

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