Maghrib
geographical name see Maghreb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Maghrib — (arab., »Abend, Westen«), bei den arabischen Geschichtschreibern der westliche Teil der mohammedanischen Welt, nämlich Nordafrika (ohne Ägypten) und Spanien im Gegensatz zu Maschrik (»Osten«). M. el Aksa, der äußerste Westen, d. h. Marokko …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Maghrib — This article is about the Muslim prayer. For the region, see Maghreb. For other uses, see Maghrib (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Maghrib — or Maghreb Region of North Africa bordering the Mediterranean Sea. It comprises the coastal plains of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and, often, Libya. In earlier times the term sometimes included parts of Muslim Spain. During Roman times the region… …   Universalium

  • Maghrib — Unter Maghreb (auch Maghrib; arabisch ‏المغرب‎ al maghrib, DMG al maġrib, „der Westen“, abgeleitet vom Verb gharaba / ‏غرب‎ / ġaraba /„weggehen, untergehen (Sonne)“) versteht man vor allem die drei nordafrikanischen Länder Tunesien, Algerien und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Maghrib — Salat (islam) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Salat. Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christianisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Maghrib — Maghreb, Maghrib → Magreb …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Maghrib — n. coastal and mountainous region of northwest Africa (centered on Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • maghrib — /ˈmagrɪb/ (say mahgrib) noun (in Islam) the fourth prayer, after sunset. See azan. Compare subuh, zuhur, asar, isha. {Arabic magrib west, the direction faced in this prayer} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Maghrib — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maghrib (disambiguation) — Maghrib (Arabic: of the setting (sun) ) may refer to one of the following. Maghrib, the fourth daily salat in Islam, offered at sunset Maghreb (meaning The West ), an Arabic reference to the coastal plain of North Africa, and more broadly to the… …   Wikipedia

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