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By Thomas Patrick Hughes

ISBN-10: 0935782702

ISBN-13: 9780935782707

This can be the one complete Dictionary of Islam on hand in English being a cyclopaedia of the doctrines, rites, ceremonies, and customs including the technical and theological phrases of the Islamic religion.

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King of al-llijaz. Iditcs, instead of being a warning, only set them to dig caverns in the rocks, where they hoped to escape the Others vengeance of winds and tempests. Turlumi. Turhumites. till the that kingdom. time of Ishmael. little is recorded, except the names of tlicir i)rinces or chiefs, and that they had possession of the territory of al-Hijaz. But as Muhammad traces his descent to this a condition of their belief, they challenged him to a trial of power, similar to wluit took place between Elijah and the priests of Baal, and promised to follow the deity that should gain the triumph.

They are Abu Bakr. -Umar. Usman. •-Vli. Talhah. -Zubair. Abdu "r-Bahman. Sa-d-ibnAbu-Wa<|(|as. Sa-id ibn Zaid. Tarrah. (Mis/ib'il. book xxiv. c. xx.. jiart (i^iv-- Sjiuxs). ) Muhammad declared it in-esimii)tion for anyone to coimt i\]nm an entrance into heaven with absolute certainty, but he made an excejition in favour of these ten distinguished persons. AL-ASH'AElYAH A sect (hj*^'^\). "Ali ibn IsuuVil al-Ash'ari. h. p. 873-4). s of God are essence, yet in such a forbid any comparison heinj? th;\t His way as to made between God and His They ci;eatures.

Of wife of women the four perfect Virgin Mary. Khadijah, andFatimah, See MishlcHtit 'I-Mabeing the other three). (the xxiv. siil/lfi, c. She 22. is mentioned in tlie Qur'an (Surah Ixvi. " : : • ASL first principle, Cause, (J-<=^). " foundation. •• ASMA'U 'LLAH (^^ A^,-^). ] 'ASR (r^). ] Surah of the Qur'an. ]n-ayer. The The afternoon title of the ciiird : According to the Imfim Hanifah. the ass is an unclean animal, and its flesh and milk are unlawful nor is znhat to be given on an ass. (Hamilton's IJiditijah, ASS.

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