This is for Islam-related terms that come up on [the main site] (http://islam.stackexchange.com) whose meanings people may well not know.
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If you want the definition of a term you came across on the site, please add it without a definition, and (hopefully) someone will define it.
To those who follow a link here: If you see an answer that's inaccurate or misleading, or could be better, please go ahead and modify it if you have the knowledge.
Here's a general format for a simple entry:
** - English** (along with any common variants)
Definition goes here, or a link to the term's tag wiki if there is one, possibly a link to Wikipedia or other reference.