Mahomedan
Mohammedan Mo*ham"med*an, n. A follower of Mohammed, the founder of Islam (also called Islamism or Mohammedanism); an adherent of Islam; one who professes Mohammedanism or Islamism; a Muslim; a Moslem; a Musselman; -- this term is used mostly by non-Moslems, and some Moslems find it offensive. [Written also {Muhammadan}, {Mahometan}, {Mahomedan}, etc.] [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • mahomedan — MAHOMEDÁN, Ă, mahomedani, e, s.m. şi f. 1. Care se referă la cultul lui Mahomed, care aparţine acestui cult; musulman. 2. s.m. şi f. Adept al religiei lui Mahomed (mahomedanism), musulman; p.restr. turc. – Din n.pr. Mahomed. cf. fr. m a h o m é t …   Dicționar Român

  • Mahomedan — Ma*hom ed*an, Mahometan Ma*hom et*an, n. See {Mohammedan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mahomedan — Mohammedan Mo*ham med*an, a. [From Mohammed, fr. Ar. muh[ a]mmad praiseworthy, highly praised.] Of or pertaining to Mohammed, or the religion and institutions founded by Mohammed; in the latter sense, synonymous with {Islamic}, the term preferred …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mahomedán — adj. m., s. m., pl. mahomedáni; f. sg. mahomedánã, pl. mahomedáne …   Romanian orthography

  • Mahomedan — n. mahometan, Muslim, an adherent of Islam …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mahometan — Mahomedan Ma*hom ed*an, Mahometan Ma*hom et*an, n. See {Mohammedan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • musulman — MUSULMÁN, Ă, musulmani, e, adj., s.m. şi f. Mahomedan; p. restr. turc. – Din fr. musulman. Trimis de RACAI, 30.09.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  MUSULMÁN s., adj. 1. s. v. mahomedan. 2. adj …   Dicționar Român

  • Chudasama — The Chudasama are a Rajput clan found in the state of Gujarat in India.[1] The Chudasama dynasty,originally of Abhira clan from Sindh. They get their name from Samma, the Yaduvanshi clan.[2][3][4][5] …   Wikipedia

  • moschee — MOSCHÉE, moschei, s.f. Templu de cult mahomedan. [pl. şi: moschee] – Din fr. mosquée. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MOSCHÉE s. (bis.) geamie, (înv.) mecet. (moschee la musulmani.) Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime …   Dicționar Român

  • Persecution of Hindus — refers to the religious persecution inflicted upon Hindus. Hindus have been historically persecuted during Islamic rule of the Indian subcontinent and during the Goa Inquisition. In modern times, Hindus in Kashmir, Pakistan and Bangladesh have… …   Wikipedia

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