Noun Definition


1.Definition: the civilization of Muslims collectively which is governed by the Muslim religion

"Islam is predominant in northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, and Indonesia"

Related Noun(s):muslimism

Category: General

2.Definition: 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"

Related Noun(s):islamism, mohammedanism, muhammadanism, muslimism

Category: General