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Zil Hijjah12th month of the Islamic calendar.
ZawwalMid-day, when the sun is at its Zenith (highest point).
Zakaatur RikaazZakaah of treasure/precious stones.
Zakaatul Ma'danZakaah of minerals.
ZakaatulHuboob Zakaah of grain/corn.
Zakaatu-rib Hut TijaarahZakaah of profits of merchandise.
ZakaahThe amount payable by a Muslim on his net worth as a part of his religious obligation, mainly for the benefit of the poor and the needy.
ZilsFinger cymbals (also zagat, sagat).
ZarAn exorcism ritual/ceremonial trance dance of North Africa.
Zambra MoraA Cante Chico Flamenco dance that came directly from the Moors. Often danced with zils and bare feet, using some slow movements that are very Sharki.
ZaghareetThe high-pitched ululating sound made by wagging the tongue quickly back and forth while shrieking.
Zakatthe obligatory tax that every Muslim must give. It is one of the five pillars of Islam. The zakat is used to provide for the poor and destitute.
Zeinahornament, decoration. To wear or put on something that makes women more beautiful, thus attracting men's attention.
Zuhrthe obligatory salat, prayer, that is performed in the afternoon right after the sun moves away from it's zenith.