What is Muhammadanism?

  • (noun): The monotheistic religion of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran.
    Example: "The term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
    Synonyms: Islam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muslimism
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More definitions of "Muhammadanism":

  • (noun): The religion of Muslims collectively which governs their civilization and way of life; the predominant religion of northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan and Indonesia.
    Synonyms: Islam, Islamism, Muslimism, Mohammedanism, Mohammadanism