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Muslimnoun [C]

(also Moslem) uk   /ˈmʊz.lɪm/  us   /ˈmɑː.zlem/
a ​person who ​follows the ​religion of ​Islam

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Muslimadjective

uk   /ˈmʊz.lɪm/  us   /ˈmɑː.zlem/
(Definition of Muslim from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Muslimnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmʌz·lɪm, ˈmʊs-, ˈmʊz-/ (also Moslem)
a ​person who ​follows the ​religion of ​Islam
Muslim
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈmʌz·lɪm, ˈmʊs-, ˈmʊz-/
a Muslim ​mosque
(Definition of Muslim from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Muslim”
in Korean 이슬람교도…
in Arabic مُسْلِم…
in Malaysian Muslim…
in French musulman/-ane…
in Russian мусульманин…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穆斯林,伊斯蘭教信徒,回教徒…
in Italian musulmano, -a…
in Turkish Müslüman…
in Polish Muzułma-nin/nka…
in Spanish musulmán…
in Vietnamese tín đồ Hồi giáo…
in Portuguese muçulmano, -a…
in Thai มุสลิม…
in German der Moslem, moslemisch…
in Catalan musulmà, -ana…
in Japanese イスラム教徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 穆斯林,伊斯兰教信徒…
in Indonesian Muslim…
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