|أحمد محمد لبن Ahmad.M.Lbn|
مؤسس ومدير المنتدى
عدد المساهمات : 26815
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|موضوع: Glossary الجمعة 30 ديسمبر 2016, 7:25 am|| |
Mankind and jinn, universe.
O' Allaah accept our invocation.
Al-Hajar Al- Aswad:
The black stone placed at the corner beside the door of Ka`bah, in Makkah.
Lit the journey by night; name of the 117th Soorah of the Quran, the night journey of the Prophet from Makkah to Jerusalem on 27th of Rajab before Hijrah.
Evil deeds and sins.
Sing. Saahir; The patient ones, people ready to bear all difficulties with patience for Islam.
The truthful, a person answering the call of Islam spontaneously.
Pl. Awaaq; A measure of silver, equal to forty Dirhams or 123 gms. of silver.
Pledge of allegiance.
Bay `ah Ar-Ridwaan:
A pledge to fight to the last was taken by the Prophet under a tree at Hudaybiyah when a news reached that `Uthmaan (who was there to negotiate) is martyred in Makkah. Later the news proved to be false and he returned to the Prophet.
Preaching, preaching Islam.
Blood money, i.e., compensation for homicide offered by the assassin to the survivors of the person killed in lieu of life for a life.
Dawn, Dawn prayer, name of the 89th Soorah of the Quran.
The highest station in Paradise.
Pl. Ghazwaat, Military expedition especially the one participated by the Prophet.
Lit. Good; In Hadeeth terminology a prophetic Hadeeth with approved chain of transmitters but lesser than Saheeh.
A litter carried by a camel, a seat for two or more, usually with a canopy.
Forged statement, lie.
Dress code for `Umrah and Hajj.
A register wherein the good deeds of the pious and righteous people are recorded.
The Night prayer.
Lit. Well known, generally accepted; All that which Islam ordains.
Bridal money paid by the groom to his bride at the time of Nikaah — marriage contract.
Being in a degree of consanguinity precluding marriage, a man whom a woman may never marry because of the degree of closeness of the blood- relationship, i.e., father, brother, son, uncle, father-in-law, etc. A woman is not required to veil in front of him.
Palm fiber, mentioned in 111th Soorah of the Quran.
Sing. Miskeen; Poor, needy.
Pl. Mawaalee; Lord, Master, Protector and also slave, freed slave, with whom a tie of mawld is established usually by having been slaves and then set free.
Caller to prayer.
Pl. Amdaad or Midaad; a measure of volume, approximately a double-handed scoop.
Pl. Mujaahideen; A fighter for the cause of Allaah.
Sing. Nafl; Optional acts of worship like, prayer, fasting, etc.
A unit in prayer.
Pl. Arwaah; the soul, vital spirit.
Sing. Sadaqah; Alms in general and also Zakaah.
Authentic, a Hadeeth term used to denote the narration most authentic and acceptable.
Tranquility, calmness, reassurance.
Fasting, a pillar of Islam.
Biography, generally Prophet's and his companions biography.
Twin testimony of faith, i.e., there is no deity save and except Allaah and Muhammad is His messenger.
Chapter of the Quran.
To say, `Allaahu Akbar' — `Allaah is All-Great'.
Lit. To make Shahaadah; Sitting in the second and/ or the last Rak`ah — unit of prayer — after Sajdah — prostration — and reciting Tahaiyyaat.
Oneness of Allaah, Islamic monotheism.
An `Umrah which could, for any reason, not be performed and is compensated.