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Islamnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɪz.lɑːm/ /-læm/
the Muslim religion, and the people and countries who believe in it
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Islamic
adjective uk   us   /-ˈlæm.ɪk/ /-ˈlɑː.mɪk/
Islamic culture/beliefs/art/law
Translations of “Islam”
in Arabic الإسْلام…
in Korean 이슬람…
in Malaysian Islam…
in French Islam…
in Turkish Müslümanlık, İslamiyet, İslamlık…
in Italian islamismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 伊斯蘭教, 伊斯蘭教信徒, 伊斯蘭教國家…
in Russian ислам…
in Polish Islam…
in Vietnamese đạo Hồi…
in Spanish Islam…
in Portuguese islamismo…
in Thai ศาสนาอิสลาม…
in German der Islam…
in Catalan islam…
in Japanese イスラム教…
in Indonesian Islam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伊斯兰教, 伊斯兰教信徒, 伊斯兰教国家…
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