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Kun"Be!" God's command to the universe, 'Be!' and it is.
KufrIn Arabic - ungratefulness and disbelief. Islamically speaking, disbelief in God and denial of the truth.
Kitabbook; The Quran is often referred to as "Al-Kitab"
Khutbahthe sermon at Jumu'ah prayer
Khumsa Shi'a article of faith that refers to a one-fifth tax, divided between Sehme Sadaat, a poor sayyid, and Sehme Imam, given to a Mujtahid
Kharaja land tax
KhilafaMan's trusteeship and stewardship of Earth; Most basic theory of the Caliphate; Flora and fauna as sacred trust; Accountability to God for harms to nature, failure to actively care and maintain. Three specific ways in which khalifa is manifested in Muslim practice are the creation of haram to protect water, hima to protect other species including those useful to man, and by resisting infidel domination over Muslim lands, in jihad.
Khatibthe speaker at the Friday Muslim prayer, or Jumu'ah prayer
KhalifaCaliph, more generally, one performing the duties of khilafa.
Kalam ?Islamic theology
Kafirfrom the word kafara - "to hide." Those who deliberately hide the truth; unbelievers, truth-concealers; one who is ungrateful. Plural: Kaffirun.
Ka'bahcube-house; the cube-shaped buidling i.e in Mecca toward which Muslims pray.
KuraybIbn Abi Muslim al-Hashami had this name.
Kulthum, KulthoomDaughter of the Prophet
KulthumDaughter of Ahmad bin Ali al-Asiwatiyah was a righteous woman who had memorised the Quran; there were many other women of this name including a daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W) a daughter of Sayyidina Abu Bakar (R.A) etc.