shari'ah
noun see sharia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sharīʿah — ▪ Islamic law Introduction also spelled  Sharia   the fundamental religious concept of Islām, namely its law, systematized during the 2nd and 3rd centuries of the Muslim era (8th–9th centuries AD).       Total and unqualified submission to the… …   Universalium

  • Sharī{ʽ}ah — Legal and moral code of Islam, systematized in the early centuries of the Muslim era (8th–9th century AD). It rests on four bases: the Qurān; the sunna, as recorded in the Hadīth; ijma, or agreement among scholars; and qiya, or analogical… …   Universalium

  • shari'ah — /shah ree ah/, n. Islam. law, seen as deriving from the Koran, hadith, ijma , and qiyas. Also, shari a. [1875 80; < Ar shari ah] * * * …   Universalium

  • shari'ah — /shah ree ah/, n. Islam. law, seen as deriving from the Koran, hadith, ijma , and qiyas. Also, shari a. [1875 80; < Ar shari ah] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shari'a — Charia  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Charia (ville).  Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christiani …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shari’a — Charia  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Charia (ville).  Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christiani …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sharî'a — Charia  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Charia (ville).  Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christiani …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sharî’a — Charia  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Charia (ville).  Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christiani …   Wikipédia en Français

  • shari'a — sha·ri·‘a or sha·ri·a also sha·ri·‘ah (shä rēʹä) n. Islam The code of law based on the Koran.   [Arabic šarī‘a, divinely ordained law, from šara‘a, to prescribe or ordain (of God). See śrʿ in Semitic Roots.] * * * …   Universalium

  • shari‘a — sha·ri·‘a or sha·ri·a also sha·ri·‘ah (shä rēʹä) n. Islam The code of law based on the Koran.   [Arabic šarī‘a, divinely ordained law, from šara‘a, to prescribe or ordain (of God). See śrʿ in Semitic Roots.] * * * …   Universalium

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