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Ra'kat (RAKAT) 148

an individual unit of salaah.

Ra's al-mal 505
Capital invested in Mudarabah or Musharakah. (Source:IslamIQ)

Ra'y 1034
Opinion, personal discretion, a legal decision based on the use of common sense and personal opinion, used where there is no explicit guidance in the qur'an and sunna and where it is not possible to use analogy. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ra`aya 1696
"Flock", meaning citizens, subjects. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabb 1697
Lord, master. rabbi 'l- alamin means "the lord of the worlds", the lord in the seen and the unseen and at all levels of existence. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabb 2955
Lord, master; the particular divine name which rules a creature. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabb al-ard 506
Owner of the land in Musaqah or Musaqat and Muzara'ah contracts. (Source:IslamIQ)

Rabb al-mal 507
A person who invests in Mudarabah or Musharakah. (Source:IslamIQ)

Rabb al-mid 1210
Investor, beneficial owner, sleeping partner. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabbana wa laka'l-hamd 1877
"Our lord, praise is yours," said after rising from ruku ` after saying "sami `Allahu liman hamidah" (unless he is the imam of the prayer). (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabi' al-awwal 1698
The third month of the muslim calendar. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabi' ath-thani 1699
The fourth month of the muslim calendar. rahib: a monk. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabi' ibn sulayman al-muradi 2330
Abu Muhammad, he was a longstanding student and the main transmitter of ash-shafi is books. he was known as "the mu'adhdhin" because he gave the adhan in the fustat mosque until his death. he died in 270/884. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rabi`a bint isma`il al-`adawiyya 3231
Sold into slavery as a child after the death of her parents, she later settled in basra where she became famous as a saint and preacher. she was born in 95/713-14 and died either in 135/752 or in 185/801. she is the most famous woman sufi. she emphasized the importance of selfless love and devotion to Allah. she was a contemporary of al-hasan al-basri. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rada` 786
Or rida ` or rada `a, suckling, which produces an impediment to marriage of foster-kinship. (Source:Taha Publication)

Radd 1298
The opposite of `awl, redistribution of the residue of inheritance when the shares are less than the estate. this is distributed to the heirs according to their shares. (Source:Taha Publication)

Radhiallahu 'anhu (RAZHIALLAHU 'ANHU Radhiallahu anhu) 149

This is an expression to be used by Muslims whenever a name of a companion of the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) is mentioned or used in writing. The meaning of this statement is:May Allah be pleased with him.

Muslims are taught to be respectful to the elderly and to those who contributed to the spread and success in Islam. They are to be grateful to the companions of the prophet (s.a.w.) for their sacrifices, their leadership, and their contributions. Muslims are advised to use this phrase when such names are mentioned or written.

Radiya'llahu 'anhu 1879
This is an expression to be used by muslims whenever a name of a companion of the prophet Muhammad is mentioned or used in writing. it means: "may Allah be pleased with him." (Source:Taha Publication)

Radiya'llahu 'anhum 1880
The formula "may Allah be pleased with them", used after a group of companions. (Source:Taha Publication)

Radiya'llahu `anha 1878
The formula "may Allah be pleased with her", used after a female companion. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rafidites 2584
The rawafid, a group of the shi'a known for rejecting abu bakr and 'umar as well as `uthman. it is a nickname, meaning "deserters". (Source:Taha Publication)

Raggad 1213
Long-distance trader. (Source:Taha Publication)

Raghba 2956
Desire, longing, the desire of the self for the reward, the desire of the heart for the reality, and the secret of the secret for the real. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahamut 2957
Sourcehood, the presence of mercy. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahba 2958
Fear, dread. in the outward it comes from the threat. inwardly it is about the change of knowledge. the fear of the secret is about the prior decree. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahimahu'llah 1881
The formula "may Allah have mercy on him" (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahma 2043
Mercy. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahmaniya 3122
Algerian tariqa named after Muhammad ibn `abdu'r-rahman al-gushtuli al-jurjuri who died in 1208/1793-94 in kabylia. it is a branch of the khalwatiya and was once called the bakriya. in some places it is called the `azzuziya. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahn 1211
Mortgage; a pledge; pawn. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rahn 508
Pledge or mortgage. (Source:IslamIQ)

Raja 2585
`Return', the shiite doctrine that the imam is hidden and will return. (Source:Taha Publication)

Raja' 2959
Hope, hope for the garden, hope for Allah's pleasure, hope for the vision of the king. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rajab 1700
The seventh month of the muslim lunar calendar. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rajaz 1701
"Trembling", a type of poetry with a particular metre which is easy on the ear and easily provokes emotions. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rajih 1033
Preponderant, preferable. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rajm 787
Stoning to death. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rajul 2960
The singular of rijal. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rak'a(t) 788
A unit of the prayer consisting of a series of standings, bowing, prostrations and sittings, (Source:Taha Publication)

Rak'ah (ruck-ah) 332
Literally, "a bowing." This term designates one complete cycle of standing, bowing, and prostrating during salah (formal worship). Verses from the Qur'an, special prayers and phrases are stated in these different positions. Each of the five formal worship times are comprised of varying numbers of such cycles (Source:CIE)

Rak`a(t) 1702
A unit of the prayer consisting of a series of standings, bowing, prostrations and sittings. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ramadan 1703
The month of fasting, the ninth month in the muslim lunar calendar. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ramadan (ra-ma-daan RAMADHAN) 333
The ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, Ramadan is important because it is the month in which the first verses of the Qur'an were revealed to Muhammad. Thus, it is considered a blessed and holy month. Furthermore, Ramadan is the month in which Muslims fast daily from dawn to sunset to develop piety and self-restraint. (Source:CIE)


the holy month of prescribed fasting for the Muslims. It was during this month that the Quranic revelations began.

Rami 1373
Throwing pebbles at the jamras at mina. (Source:Taha Publication)

Raml 1374
"Hastening" in the tawaf, a way of walking briskly accompanied by movements of the arms and legs to show one's physical strength. this is to be observed in the first three rounds of tawaf, and is to be done by the men only and not by the women. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rams 1212
A form of usury. (Source:Taha Publication)

Rams 2961
Negation of a substance, together with every trace of it, from the heart. (Source:Taha Publication)

Ramz 2586
(Plural rumuz) a symbol. (Source:Taha Publication)

Raqa'iq 2963
Stories which provoke feelings and emotions. (Source:Taha Publication)

Raqa'iq 1704
Emotive stories or hadiths which provoke feelings and emotions. (Source:Taha Publication)