shahada

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شهادة (šahāda, witnessing).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: sha‧ha‧da

Noun[edit]

shahada (usually uncountable, plural shahadas or shahadat)

  1. (Islam, chiefly theosophy) The Islamic declaration of belief in the unity of God and the prophethood of Mohammed, one of the five pillars, the formal content of which is the kalima (a minimal Islamic creed).

Translations[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شهادة (šahāda, witnessing).

Noun[edit]

shàhādā̀ f (plural shahadodi)

  1. (Islam) shahada
  2. certificate
  3. martyrdom

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

shahada f (plural shahadas)

  1. Alternative spelling of chahada