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Furqanthe criterion of right and wrong, true and false; for example, the Quran as furqan.
Fitrahinnate disposition towards virtue, knowledge, and beauty. Muslims believe every child is born with fitrah.
Fitnatrial or tribulation; also refers to any period of disorder, such as a civil war, or the period of time before the end of the world or any civil strife.
Fi sabil Allahon the path of God; common Islamic expression for Jihad. Means for the sake of Allah Subhana Wa Tala eg. giving in charity for the sake of Allah Subhana Wa Tala
Fiqhjurisprudence built around the shariah by custom al-urf. Literally means "deep understanding", refers to understanding the Islamic laws.
Fatwalegal opinion of an alim binding on him and on those who follow his taqlid
Fasiqanyone who has violated Islamic law; usually refers to one whose character has been corrupted plural "fasiqun".
Farda religious duty, or an obligatory action: praying 5 times a day is fard Neglecting a fard will result in a punishment in the hereafter.
FanaaSufi term meaning extinction - to die to this life while alive. Having no existence outside of God. A unity with Allah.
Falahsuccess, happiness, well-being
Fajrmorning, as in the morning prayer. The time of the day when there is light in the horizon before sunrise.
FajarahWicked evil doers. Plural of "Fajir" .
FuseelahName of a narrator of hadith.