ummah

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English[edit]

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From Arabic أمّة (community).

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Noun[edit]

ummah (plural ummahs)

  1. (Islam) The worldwide Muslim community.
    • 2009, Diarmaid MacCulloch, A History of Christianity, Penguin 2010, p. 258:
      That concept of a united ummah has survived all subsequent divisions in Islam, including the great and so far permanent rupture between Sunni and Shī‘a [...].

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أمّة (community).

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Noun[edit]

ummah (Jawi spelling اومة)

  1. community (usually the Muslim community)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ummah f (uncountable)

  1. (Islam) ummah (the worldwide Muslim community)