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Al-Lat a.k.a. Al-lāt: Allāt or al-Lāt was a Pre-Islamic Arabian goddess who was one of the three chief goddesses of Mecca. She is mentioned in the Qur'an, which indicates that pre-Islamic Arabs considered her as one of the daughters of Allah, along with Manāt and al-‘Uzzá.
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Encyclopaedia of Islam (2013)
by Ian Richard Netton
AL-LAT Aragon. The Christians attacked the massive Muslim army of Muhammad bin Ya'qub on the plains north of Jaen on 16 July ad 1212. In a battle that ebbed and flowed, the decisive moment came with the failure of an all-out Muslim ...
A Dictionary of Islam (1885)
Being a Cyclopaedia of the Doctrines, Rites, Ceremonies, and Customs, Together with the Technical and Theological Terms, of the Muhammadan Religion by Thomas Patrick Hughes
AL-LAT («aM). The name of an idol worshipped by tho ancient Arabians, probably the Alilat of Herodotus. The idol Lit is mentioned in the Qur'an in conjunction with!the two other idols, al-'Uzza and Manut. See Sarah W. 19: "What think ye, then ...
Al-Lat : Al-Lat was the chief idol of the Thaqif tribe in al-Taif, and among the ...
A New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)
by John Craig
ALLATRATE, al-lat'rate, e. ,•:. (allatro, 1 bark, Lat.) To bark; to growl — Obsolete. Let Cerebus, the dog of hell, allalrate That ho list to the contrary. — Stubbed Anatomy of Abuses. ALLAY, al-la', r. a. (akcgan, to lay, Sax.) To compose ; to pacify ...
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All things change, and we change with them. [Lat., Omnia mutantur, nos et mutamur in illis.]
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