Definitions


Explanation of Some Important Islamic Terms:

Islamic Concepts & Definitions

• acts, human (af’âl)

• action (`amal)

• legal rulings (kinds of)

• alms (sadaqah)

• belief (iman)

• chivalry (Futuwwah)

• new creation (khalqu-l jadîd)

• disbeliever (kafir)

• dunya (lower life)

• ego, annihilation of – fanâ

• fanâ wa baqâ

• fiqh

• fitna – afflictions

• fear (reverential) of Allah

• knowledge of Shari`ah (fiqh)

• good behavior (adab)

• heart (qalb)

• innovation (bid’a)

• islam (islam)

• islamic law (shari`ah)

• knowledge (`ilm)

• knowledge of law

• kafir (disbeliever)

• the lower life (dunyâ)

• jihâd (jihâd)

• taqwa

• the lawful (Halâl)

• norm (fitrah)

• oneness of Allah (tauhid)

• poor-due, taxes (zakât)

• prayer (salah)

• religion (dîn)

• remembering (dhikr)

• shariah (islamic law)

• sin (dhamb)

• sincerity (ikhlâs)

• soul (nafs)

• sufism (tasawwuf)

• sunnah (traditional way)

• tauhid (oneness of Allah)

• truth (haqiqah)

• trust in Allah (tawakkul)

• unlawful (harâm)

• vice-regent (khalîfa)

• worship (`ibâdah)

 

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Al Fayda of Islam ~Allah-umma Salli 'ala Sayyidina Mohammadin al-Fati'hi limaa ughliqa, wal khatimi limaa sabaqa, Naasiri-l-'Haqqi bil-'Haqqi wal Hadi ilaa Siratiqa-l-Mustaqim, wa 'ala aalihi 'haqqa Qadrihi wa Miqdaarihi-l-'Adhim.

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