hadith

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حديث (ħadí:θ, Prophetic tradition), from حدث (ħáddaθa, to tell, relate, report).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): hadiːθ
  • Hyphenation: ha‧dith

Noun[edit]

hadith (plural hadith or hadiths)

  1. (religion, Islam) Religious texts in Sunni, Ibadi and Shia Islam with collected sayings and actions of Muhammad and his companions as related by eyewitnesses, used to determine the Sunna (Muslim way of life).
    There are four main Shia hadith books and six main Sunni hadith books

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Finnish[edit]

(index ha)

Noun[edit]

hadith

  1. hadith (collection of Muhammed's sayings)

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