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Definitions and Synonyms of islamism | Another word for islamism | What is islamism?

Definition 1: the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where islamism or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion
  • the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion

Synonyms for islamism in the sense of this definition

(islamism is a kind of ...) belief in a single God

(... is a kind of islamism ) the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs

(... is a kind of islamism ) a militant group of extremist Sunnis who believe themselves the only correct interpreters of the Koran and consider moderate Muslims to be infidels; seek to convert all Muslims and to insure that its own fundamentalist version of Islam will dominate the world

(... is a kind of islamism ) belief in the appearance of the Mahdi; devotion to a Mahdi

(... is a kind of islamism ) a conservative and intolerant form of Islam that is practiced in Saudi Arabia

"Osama bin Laden and his followers practice Wahhabism"

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) the principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) the will of Allah

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a messianic leader who (according to popular Muslim belief) will appear before the end of the world and restore justice and religion

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) a heathen; a person who is not a Christian (especially a Muslim)

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) meat from animals that have been slaughtered in the prescribed way according to the shariah

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) the Muslim community or people, considered to extend from Mauritania to Pakistan

"moderate Muslims urge the Ummah to reject the terrorism of radical Muslims"

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) one of the dark-eyed virgins of perfect beauty believed to live with the blessed in Paradise

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) an invisible spirit mentioned in the Koran and believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a rebellious jinni who leads men astray

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a form of Iranian musical pageant that is the theatrical expression of religious passion; based on the Battle of Kerbala and performed annually (in Farsi)

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) serious crimes committed by Muslims and punishable by punishments established in the Koran

"Had crimes include apostasy from Islam and murder and theft and adultery"

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) minor crimes committed by Muslims; crimes that are not mentioned in the Koran so judges are free to punish the offender in any appropriate way

"in some Islamic nations Tazir crimes are set by legislation"

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a fast (held from sunrise to sunset) that is carried out during the Islamic month of Ramadan

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a Muslim place of worship

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a niche in the wall of a mosque that indicates the direction of Mecca

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a design in the shape of niche in a Muslim prayer rug; during worship the niche must be pointed toward Mecca

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) (Islam) one of the five religious obligations accepted by all Muslims

(islamism is the domain which ... is member of) conforming to dietary laws

"halal meat" "a halal kitchen"

Definition 2: a fundamentalist Islamic revivalist movement generally characterized by moral conservatism and the literal interpretation of the Koran and the attempt to implement Islamic values in all aspects of life - [noun denoting group]

(islamism is a kind of ...) a movement intended to bring about religious reforms

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