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Definition of the noun Adhan
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- [Islam] The call to prayer.
Adhan: The adhān, azon in Uzbekistan, and bang in Kurdistan, is the Islamic call to worship, recited by the muezzin at prescribed times of the day. The root of the word is ʾadhina أَذِنَ meaning "to listen, to hear, be informed about". Another derivative of this word is ʾudhun, meaning "ear".
- also known as Ezân-ı Muhammedî
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Fiqh Us-Sunnah (1986)
Purification and Prayer by As-Sayyid Sabiq
the adhan, another person may make the call. Extraneous Additions The adhan is a form of worship. Muslims are not allowed to add or subtract anything from it. There is an authetic hadith which states, ...
by Patrick Sookhdeo
PURPOSE AND LEGAL STATUS The adhan is a call to inform others in specific words that the time for a prayer has begun. It is a call to the congregation, and is an expression of the Islamic practices. It is obligatory (wajib) or highly preferred ...
A Shi'ite Encyclopedia (2014)
by Ahlulbayt Organization
The Imamis observe: The Shari'ah has introduced adhan only for the five daily salats, and it is mustahabb for them, whether performed as ada' or qada', with a group (jama'ah) or singly (furada), during journey or stay, both for men and women.
by Ian Richard Netton
and disliking the sound of the wooden clappers and bells used for the purpose of calling the faithful to worship in Christian churches, Muhammad adopted the adhan as the formal call to prayer for ...
Adhan : Adhan is an Islamic way of calling Muslims to the five obligatory Prayers. The Adhan is announced daily from the Mosques. Adhara : Base, any of the six mystical chakras Adharma : Contrary to what is right; evil. Cf. dharma Adhi : Two ...
The Encyclopedia of God (2003)
An A-Z Guide to Thoughts, Ideas, and Beliefs about God by Constance Victoria Briggs
Adhan (Announcement) The Islamic call to public worship and to salat (the five daily hours of prayer). The call is made daily and is especially important on Fridays. Adhan is made from a minaret (tower near to, or built into, the structures of a ...
by Gwyneth Chaturachinda, Sunanda Krishnamurty, Pauline W. Tabtiang
adhan. The Islamic call to prayer usually given from the top of a minaret in a mosque. Adi-Buddha. Adi means first, chief, beginning. The Adi-Buddha is the supreme. achara Rules of ritual practice of religions, orders, and castes, particularly ...
by Marshall Cavendish Reference
" adhan (Arabic: "announcement") the call to Friday public worship and to the five daily prayers. The adhan is proclaimed by the muezzin. The exact form of words varies ...
by D. L. Bradley
From the Arbic, Al- Adhan, ...
by John Shakespear
cool adhan, s. m. Water set to boil for dressing victuals. s. Usel (3 and &T Wealth) adhan, adj. Poor, destitute. S. -> s(#T GT: Half, and st:T BoS S dy) adh- ang, s. m. Palsy affecting half the body, hemiplegia. * £2 adh-angi, (from -.'s adhan ) adj ...
The Jewish Encyclopedia (1907)
A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Cyrus Adler, Isidore Singer
M B ADHAN: A family of northern Africa, several members of which figure in Jewish literature. The family name was originally Aldahhan. In Old Arabic this signifies “an oil merchant”; in the modern Arabic of Morocco it means “a painter ” or ...
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- Adhan and its Explanation To Non Muslims
Islam 101 Class at AlMadinah Masjid in San Antonio, Texas the speakers are Sh. Mufti Ameen Aziz, Dr. Yosif Mohammed, Br. Sakib Shaikh. The topics covered ...
- Magrib Adhan By Br. Hussein Aly [With Meaning in English]
Magrin Adhan By Brother Hussein Aly At City Masjid Palmerston North, New Zealand.
- Most Beautiful Azan (Adhan) Ever Heard | With Meaning
Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, (God is the greatest, God is the greatest) Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar (God is the greatest, God is the greatest) Ash-hadu an' la ilaha ...
- Adhan Meaning
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- Beautiful Adhan (Islamic Call To Prayer) In Mecca. With English Meaning
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- Beautiful Adhan with Meaning - Riyadh City
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Scrabble value of A1D2H4A1N1
The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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