English - Vocab 25
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dark molasses made from cane sugar
-Islam- the man who leads prayers in a mosque
being the first or earliest of the kind or in existence
affectionate term for grandfather or old man
this is the most holy text of Islam, recording the revelations given to the prophet Muhammad
-Islam- a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions
compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others
a greasy or waxy substance that is used to style hair
the ritual prayer of Muslims, performed five times daily in a set form
an educated Muslim trained in religious law and doctrine and usually holding an official post
a Muslim school, college, or university that is often part of a mosque
a conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The nations never directly confronted each other on the battlefield but deadly threats went on for years.
a system of government in which the state plans and controls the economy and a single party holds all the power
the treasury of a country or organization; or funds or finances
those who have no morals or religious beliefs
a member of a political group advocating or fighting for national independence, a strong national government, etc.
a journey to a place considered sacred for religious purposes
a war fought by Muslims to defend or spread their beliefs, religious duty of muslims
A Muslim man respected for his religious knowledge or scholarship. -Used as a courtesy title for such a leader or scholar.