sunnah
noun see sunna

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  • Sunnah — ar. (سنة, plural سنن Sunan) literally means “trodden path,” and therefore, the sunnah of the prophet means “the way and the manners of the prophet”. Terminologically, the word ‘Sunnah’ in Sunni Islam means those religious achievements that were… …   Wikipedia

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  • Sunnah — n. body of Islamic religious law which is based upon the words and actions of the Prophet Muhammad (also Sunna) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sunnah — sun·nah …   English syllables

  • Sunnah — noun (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran • Syn: ↑Sunna, ↑hadith • Topics: ↑Islam, ↑Islamism, ↑Mohammedanism, ↑Muhammadanism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sunnah salat — ( ar. صلاة السنة) are optional prayers that can be performed by Muslims at almost any time of the day. These prayers are performed in addition to the five daily prayers, which are compulsory for all Muslims. There are a range of prayers available …   Wikipedia

  • Commission on Scientific Signs in the Quran and Sunnah — The Commission on Scientific Signs in the Quran and Sunnah is an organization established by Sheikh Abdul Majeed al Zindani with the backing of the Muslim World League in 1984 in Saudi Arabia. The commission is also known as The International… …   Wikipedia

  • Hadith of Qur'an and Sunnah — The Hadith about the Quran and Sunnah refers to a Hadith, or oral tradition about the words and deeds (Sunnah) of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad. Sunni Muslims accept this Hadith as Sahih (authentic), whereas the Shi a Muslims reject this Hadith as …   Wikipedia

  • Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah (organisation) — For the Islamic Muslim Arabic term see Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah (Arabic: أهل السنة والجماعة; English: Adherents to the Sunnah and the community or Followers of Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah; alternately transliterated: Ahl ul… …   Wikipedia

  • Qur'an and Sunnah — is an often quoted Islamic term regarding the sources of Islam.Muslims hold that Islam is derived from two sources: one being infallible and containing compressed information the Qur an and another being a detailed explanation of the everyday… …   Wikipedia

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