muazzin
muezzin mu*ez"zin (m[-u]*[e^]z"z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu'adhdhin}, and {muwazzin}.] [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • muazzin — n. Same as {muezzin}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muazzin — noun the Muslim official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day • Syn: ↑muezzin, ↑muadhdhin • Hypernyms: ↑announcer * * * also mu adhdhin variant of muezzin …   Useful english dictionary

  • muezzin — /muˈɛzən/ (say mooh ezuhn) noun (in Muslim communities) the crier who, from a minaret or other part of a mosque, at stated hours five times daily, intones aloud the call summoning the faithful to prayer. Also, muazzin, mu adhdhin. {Arabic muazzin …   Australian English dictionary

  • муэдзин — Из араб. тур. muäzzin муэдзин, сзывающий на молитву (Радлов 4, 2170); см. Мi. ТЕl. 2, 129; Литтман 62 …   Этимологический словарь русского языка Макса Фасмера

  • mouezzin — muezzin mu*ez zin (m[ u]*[e^]z z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mu'adhdhin — muezzin mu*ez zin (m[ u]*[e^]z z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mueddin — muezzin mu*ez zin (m[ u]*[e^]z z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muezzin — mu*ez zin (m[ u]*[e^]z z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu adhdhin},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muwazzin — muezzin mu*ez zin (m[ u]*[e^]z z[i^]n), n. [Ar.] A Mohammedan crier of the hour of prayer; the Moslem official of a mosque who summons the faithful to prayer from a minaret five times a day. [Written also {mouezzin}, {mueddin}, {muazzin}, {mu… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Timeline of the Ayodhya debate — This Timeline supplements the article Ayodhya debate.1528Babur may have built the mosque in 1528, or he may only have renovated the building, subsequent to the demolition of the Rama temple. 1767Joseph Tieffenthaler records that Hindus are… …   Wikipedia

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