- (context, Islam, law) A judge in Shari'a law, to whose judgement there is no appeal.
- 1985: Yasmin Hussain, Sharon Siddique, Ahmad Ibrahim, Readings on Islam in Southeast Asia
- : ... consequently legal treatises dealing with the subject usually spoke of the appointment to office of a (taqlÄ«d al-qaá¸�Ä�) rather than ...
- (Islam) the direction towards which Muslims face while praying, now the Kaaba in Mecca
- (Islam) the use of analogy as precedent in Shari'a jurisprudence