Glossary of Arabic Words and Their Derivatives This glossary is meant to aid readers in understanding some of the key Arabic words. The pronunciation (audio clips) of these terms as well as a more comprehensive list of similar words is available online at Here.
Islamic studies key terms and concepts A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z A ‘Adl : Justice. ‘Adl (al-) : the Just. It is one of the 99th attributes of God. Can also mean a person of probity. Aḥkām al-khamsah- (al) : the five judgments or normative categories. The way in which Islamic law and ethics have […]