NAMES AND TERMS
Preislamic Prophets
Aaron
Abraham
Adam
David
Elias
Hud
Isaac
Ishmael
Jacob
Jesus
Jonah
Lot
Moses
Noah
Salih
 
Background vocabulary
Prophet
 
Christian history
Crusades
 
Islamic history
Abbasids

`Abd al-Jabbar

Abu Bakr
Abu Hanifa
`Ali
American Muslim Mission
al-Ash`ari
Ash`arites
al-Bukhari
Elijah Muhammad
Farrakhan
al-Ghazali
al-Hallaj
Hanafites
Hanbalites
Hasan al-Basri
Ibn `Abd al-Wahhab
Ibn `Arabi
Ibn Hanbal
Ibn Taymiyya
Islamists
Isma`ilis
al-Juwayni
Kharijites
Malik
Malikites
Modernists
Mu`awiya
Muhammad
Muhammad `Abduh
Murji'ites
Muslim
Muslim Brotherhood
Mu`tazilites
Nation of Islam
al-Nawawi
Ottomans
Qunawi
Rabi`a
Sayyid Qutb
Seyyed Hossein Nasr
al-Shafi`i
Shafi`ites
Shah Wali Allah
Shi`ites
Sufism
`Umar
Umayyads
`Uthman
W. D. Muhammad
 
Islamic Vocabulary
adhan
`azima / rukhsa
Caliph
dhikr
dhimmi
fard `ayn / fard kifaya
fitra
hadith
hajj
hukm
ijma`
ijtihad
Imam
`isma
isnad
jihad
jizya
Ka`ba
kalam
madhhab
masjid
mufti / qadi
mujmal / mufassar
naskh
niyya
prophethood
qibla
qiyas
Qur'an
riba
Safa and Marwa
salah
sawm
shari`a / fiqh
Sunna
tafsir
tajwid
usul al-fiqh
wudu'
zahir / batin