Etymology: (ARchar, ÙÙ, ÙÙÙ) ("islÄm) "submission" (to the will of God). The root is the same as that of (ARchar, ÙÙ, ÙÙÙ) ("salÄm"), "peace".
- A monotheistic religion that originated with the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) having the same roots as Christianity and Judaism; its revelatory scripture is the Qur'an; its followers are Muslim.
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