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As-Salaamu AlaykumHello. "Peace be upon you"
Ahlan wa SahlanWelcome!
A.H.means After Hijrah. It is the reference used in the Islamic calender, instead of A.D. which is used in the Christian calender.
Abnameans sons or children. It is used for children who had Persian fathers and Arab mothers.
Adamthe first prophet god sent for the human beings, he is also the first human God had created.
Adhanthe Muslim call to prayer. It is used to signify the time of prayer for the five obligatory prayers.
Ahl ar-Ra'ymeans people of opinion. It is refers to people that are consulted on Islamic matters. These people are highly learned in Islam.
Ahsan FargGuard her/his chastity. The condition or practice of abstention from sex on moral grounds.
Ahzabmeans parties. Ahzab is used to describe the different tribes that fought the Muslims in the Battle of the Ditch in 627 C.E, 5 AH.
AishaOne of prophet Mohammed's wives who was dear to his heart.
Al-asharatu Mubashshirunthe ten people that were given the glad tiddings of assurance of entering Paradise. They were Abu Bakr, Umar, Uthman, Ali, Abdur Rahman ibn Awf, Abu Ubaydah ibn al-Jarrah, Talhah ibn Ubaydullah, az-Zubayr ibn al-Awwam, Sa'd ibn Abi Waqqas, Sa'id ibn Zayd.
Alhamd lellahThanks God. A sentence that has to be said by all Muslims, thanking God for the blessings he had given them.
Alima learned person in Islam, scholar.
Allahu AkbarAllah is Great (God is Great). It was frequently used by the Muslim forces as their battle cry.
Aminmeans custodian or guardian. Someone who is loyal or faithful.
Amir al-Mumineenmeans commander of the belivers. This title was given to the Khalifah.
Amirmeans leader or commander.
AmrOrder, Command or instruction.
Ansarmeans helpers. These were the people of Madinah who responded to the Prophet's call to Islam and offered Islam a city-state power.