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SaidiUpper Egyptian folk dance done with a stick or cane.
Samar( Arabic) Literally, "To talk into the night," but implies the softly spoken conversation between lovers.
Sabah al khair"Good morning."
Sabirinpeople who are patient and steadfast.
Sadaqsame meaning as mahr.
Sa'emthe person who fasts.
Safaa mound near the Ka'bah that is referred to in the Quran as one of the symbols of Allah. It is in conjuction with marwah.
Sahabahcompanions of the Prophet.
Sahifaha page or manuscript.
Salatthe five obligatory prayers that a Muslim must perform everyday.
Saqifaha shelter with a roof. The companions of the Prophet met in a Saqifah in Madinah to pledge their loyalty to Abu Bakr after the death of the Prophet.
Satrprotection and guarding against being shameful and un honorable.
Sa'yeethe going back and forth seven times between safa and marwah that is done during the hajj or the umrah. It is done to symbolize Hajar's search for water for her son Ismael.
Sayyidleader or chief.