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Wa 'alaikumus salam (WALAY KUMUS SALAM)
This is an expression that a Muslim is to say as an answer for the greeting. When a person greets another with a salutation of peace, the answer for the greeting is an answer of peace. The meaning of this statement is:And upon you is the peace.The other expressions are:Wa Alaikums Salam Wa Rahmatullah.andWa 'Alaikums Salam Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh.
(c.m.j.e)

Wa'd ()
Promise, particularly the promise of the garden. (t.p)

Wa'id ()
Threat, particularly the threat of the fire. (t.p)

Wadi-ah ()
Deposit. (i.i.q)

Wadia ()
A deposit, something deposited for safekeeping. (t.p)

Wafa' ()
Faithfulness, fidelity, discharging obligations and living up to promises. (t.p)

Wafa' bi'l-`uhud ()
Fulfilling contracts or undertakings as in "honour my contract and i will honour your contract. " (qur' an 2:40). (t.p)

Wahabi / Salafi (wahaby salafy wahabee salafee)
Wahabi/Salafi is an interchangeable term used to describe a certain practice of Islam. The term Wahabi is used to describe an approach to Islam that takes its name from Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, an eighteen-century religious leader who started a movement for the reform of Muslim society. Abd al-Wahhab formed an alliance with a tribal chief Muhammad ibn Saud that led to the formation of Saudi Arabia. The Wahabi religious outlook is an exclusive, strict, puritanical and literal interpretation of the Quran. Salafi Islam has become a popular term for this type of Islamic interpretation. Salafi claim to return to pristine Islam as practiced by the early Muslims (salaf, or pious ancestors.)(o.s)

Wahdaniya ()
Divine oneness. (t.p)

Wahdanlya ()
Oneness, the unity of the divine names. (t.p)

Wahdat ash-shuhud ()
Unity of consciousness, unity of direct witnessing. wahdat al-wujnd: unity of being. there is only one self which is manifested in multiplicity. Allah is one in his dhat, his sifat and his afal. there is only one entity in existence and multiplicity appears through relations between non-essential entities. (t.p)

Wahidiya ()
The unity of multiplicity. (t.p)

Wahm ()
Opinion, conjecture, illusion, fantasies arising in the mind which are substituted for reality. (t.p)

Wahsha ()
Loneliness, estrangement from created things. (t.p)

Wahy ()
Revelation. (t.p)

Wahy ()
Revelation. (t.p)

Wajd ()
Rapture, trance, the first degree of ecstasy. (t.p)

Wajh ()
(Plural wujuh) aspect. (t.p)

Wajhu'llah ()
"The face of Allah", meaning for the sake of Allah, irrespective of any reward in this life, purely for Allah. (t.p)

Wajhu'llah ()
"The face of Allah", meaning for the sake of Allah, irrespective of any reward in this life, purely for Allah. (t.p)

Wajib ()
Compulsory. (i.i.q)

Wajib ()
A necessary part of the shari`a. (t.p)

Wajib ()
A necessary part of the shari `a but not obligatory, although it is sometimes used as a synonym for fard. (t.p)

Wakala ()
Agency; power of attorney. (t.p)

Wakil ()
Agent. (t.p)

Wakil ()
Person who is an authorized representative, agent or proxy. (t.p)

Wakil (WAKEEL)
a person who is an authorized repesentative or proxy. Also can mean lawyer in Urdu.
(c.m.j.e)

Wala' ()
The tie of clientage established between a freed slave and the person who frees him, whereby the freed slave becomes integrated into the family of that person. (t.p)

Wala' ()
The tie of clientage established between a freed slave and the person who frees him, whereby the freed slave becomes integrated into the family of that person. (see mawla.)(t.p)

Walad ()
Lit. "child", a beginner on the path. (t.p)

Walah ()
Unbounded ecstasy, utter distraction. (t.p)

Wali (WALEE)
legal guardian. A friend or protector. Someone who is supposed to look out for your interest.
(c.m.j.e)

Walima ()
A feast accompanying a wedding. (t.p)

Walimah ()
a feast after the wedding. The reception.
(c.m.j.e)

Walimah (wa-lee-mah)
A traditional dinner feast provided to wedding guests by the groom's family after a marriage ceremony. Providing a walimah was highly recommended by the Prophet, whether it be a grand or humble affair. (c.i.e)

Wall ()
A guardian who is responsible for another person. (t.p)

Wall ()
(Plural awliya') someone who is "friend" of Allah, thus possessing the quality of wilaya. (t.p)

Waqf ()
Also habous, an unalienable endowment for a charitable purpose which cannot be given away or sold to anyone. (t.p)

Waqf ()
Endowment. A charitable trust in the name of Allah, usually in perpetuity, and usually for the purposes of establishing the Deen of Islam, teaching useful knowledge, feeding the poor or treating the sick. (i.i.q)

Waqf (wuk-uf)
Term designating the giving of material property by will or by gift for pious works or for the public good. Properties with waqf status, such as schools or hospitals, remain so perpetually, providing endless benefit to the community and endless Heavenly blessings to the donor. (c.i.e)

Waqf ()
A stop in recitation. there are various signs which indicate different weights of stopping when reciting the qur'an. a necessary stop is indicated in hafs by a mim, and by a sad in warsh. (t.p)

Waqfa ()
Being held between two stations. (t.p)

Waqi'a ()
Visionary experience, a thought which comes and settles and cannot be repelled. (t.p)

Waqifiya ()
Rafidites who maintained that musa al-kazim, a son of ja'far as-sadiq, the sixth shi'ite imam, would return and put everything to rights, since they believed that the seventh imam would complete one cycle and begin a new one; also a sect of kharijites who suspended judgement. (cf. murji'ites). (t.p)

Waqt ()
Lit. time, meaning being in the moment and independent of looking to the past or the future. sometimes the sufi is described as "ibn al-waqt" (the child of the moment) because of this. (t.p)

Wara' ()
Scrupulousness, it extends from avoidance of the unlawful and doubtful to avoiding anything that will cast a shadow on the heart. the faqir must also be scrupulous to avoid basking in his scrupulousness. (t.p)

Wara' ()
Scrupulousness, being cautious about one's actions. (t.p)

Warehouses for merchants ()
See caravanserai for public ones. private ones are khan in the east, funduq (from gr. pandokeion - guest house) in the west. also wakala. (t.p)

Warid ()
"Arriving thing"; an overflowing experience which overcomes a person's heart. it is the first oncoming of gatheredness (jam'). (t.p)

Warith ()
(Plural waratha) heir. (t.p)

Wars ()
A kind of yellow dye and perfume. (t.p)

Wasa'it ()
Secondary causes. (t.p)

Wasa'it ()
Secondary causes to which seekers of Allah attach themselves and thereby gain the object of their desire. wash union. (t.p)

Wasaya ()
Wills or testaments. the plural of wasiya. (t.p)

Wasi ()
Executor of a will. (t.p)

Wasil ()
One who keeps good relations with his kith and kin. (t.p)

Wasila ()
Something which makes something else take place. the high place with Allah reserved for the prophet on the last day. (t.p)

Wasiya ()
Will, bequest. it can be made by a muslim to a non-muslim or vice versa, but not to one of the obligatory heirs already entitled to a fixed share. (t.p)

Wasm ()
A marking or a stamp. in ibn al-`arabi's terminology, a quality which continues from before-time on into after-time. (t.p)

Wasq ()
(Plural awsaq) a measure of volume equal to sixty sa`s. (t.p)

Waswas ()
The whispering of shaytan when he tries to make people deviate. (t.p)

Waswas ()
The whispering which is done by shaytan when he tries to make people deviate. (t.p)

Watad ()
Singular of awtad. (t.p)

Wazifa ()
Specific set of prayers which are recited. (t.p)

Wijada ()
Passing on a text without an ijaza. (t.p)

Wijdan ()
The second degree of ecstasy (after wajd). ibn 'ajiba says that it is when the sweetness of witnessing lasts, usually accompanied by drunkenness and bewilderment. (t.p)

Wilaya ()
Friendship, in particular with Allah, referring to the wali's station of knowledge of the real by direct seeing. (t.p)

Wilaya ()
Guardianship of minor children of the deceased. (t.p)

Wird ()
(Plural awrad) a regular spiritual exercise involving recitation of alitany of dhikr. (t.p)

Wisal ()
Fasting for more than one day continuously. wudn': ritual washing to be pure for the prayer. (t.p)

Witr ()
'Odd number'. Witr rakahs are odd number of rakahs such as 1, 3, 5, etc. - usually 1 or 3 - which are said after the last Prayer at night. (I.Z)

Witr ()
Lit. "odd", a single rak `at prayed immediately after the shaf which makes the number of sunna prayers uneven. the hanafis consider that it consists of the three rak'ats prayed together with a single salam. it is considered wajib. (t.p)

Wudu (WUZU)

a purification (abulution) that must be performed before someone does their salaah or reads the Quran.
(c.m.j.e)

Wudu (woo-doo)
The act of ritual purification performed with clean water in preparation for the formal worship, salah. Wudu serves as an act of physical cleansing as a well as a precursor to the mental and spiritual cleansing necessary when in the "presence" of God. If clean water is unavailable, a ritual purification known as Tayyamum, which involves symbolically touching clean earth, may be substituted. (c.i.e)

Wudu' ()
Ritual washing with water to be pure for the prayer of hands, mouth, nostrils, face, forearms, head, ears and feet. (t.p)

Wujud ()
"Existence". dhat al-wujud is "existence itself' in its absolute and unqualified purity. in relation to Allah, dhat Allah is the essence of Allah before being described in any manner whatsoever. this is unknowable and unknown (ghayb) and absolutely one. in relation to mystical stations, wujud is the third degree of ecstasy in which awareness dominates the sense of bewilderment and so the one experiencing it seeks to conceal it. ibn al-`arabi said, "wujud (finding) is experiencing the real in wajd (ecstasy)."(t.p)

Wujud ()
Existence or being. wajib al-wujud, "he whose existence is necessary" applies to Allah, whereas creation is mumkin al-wujud, "that whose existence is possible". (t.p)

Wuquf ()
Suspension of judgement. (t.p)

Wuquf ()
Stopping at 'arafa and muzdalifa. (cf. mawgif). (t.p)

Wusul ()
Arrival, attainment. (t.p)

 

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Alphabetical Entries Indexed For Arabic-English Dictionary Of Sheikh Adelabu (Ph. D. Damas) :: ألفبيات مادّات مفهرسة للقاموس العربي الإنجليزي للشيخ أديلابو - دكتوراه من دمسق

                       

مباني الكلمات على الألف الفعلية من الأفعال والمصادر المصروفة ومن مجردّات الأفعال ومجرّدات الأسماء وغيرها

أ إِئْتِمَانِيَّة أَب أَبْيَض أَتَى أَتْيَس أثُّ أَثِيم أَج أَجْيَد
أَح إِحْيَان إِذ أُذَيْنَة أَرَى أَرِيكَة أَخ أَخْيَمَ أَز إِزِّيَان
أَد أَدِيم أَس إِسْتِخْوَال إِسْتَدَّ إِسْتِضْلاَل إِسْتَطَاب إِسْتِكْوَاء إِسْتَل إِسْتِيمَان
أَسْجَى أُسَيْلِم أَشَائِم أَشْيَم أَص أَصِيلَة أَضَاءَ أَضْيَك أَط أَطِيط
أَظْأَر إِظْهَار أَعَادَ أَعْيَن أَغَابَ أَغْيَن أَف أَفْيُون أَقَاء أُقَيْحِيَانَة
أَكَادِيد أَكِيل أَل أَلِيم أَم أَمْيَه أَن إِنْخِنَاق أَنَد إِنْضِوَاء
أَنَطّ إِنْكِمَاش أَنْمَى أَنِين أَه أَهْيَم أَو أَوْهَنَ إِيْهَان أَيْهَم
                       

مباني الكلمات على التاء الفعلية من الأفعال والمصادر المصروفة ومن مجردّات الأفعال ومجرّدات الأسماء وغيرها

ت تَأَيُّد تَب تَبَيُّن تَتَابَع تَتَوُّق تَثَائَبَ تَثْنِيَة تَجَابَّ تَجَيُّف
تَحَابَّ تَحَيُّن تَخَّ تَخَيُّم تَدَابَر تَدَيُّيُن تَذانَب تَذَيُّل تَرَّ تَرِيكَة
تَزَابَنَ تَزَيُّن تَسَائَلَ تَسَيُّف تَشَائَم تَشَيُّم تَصَائَى تَصَيُّف تَضَائَلَ تَضَيُّق
تَطَابَق تَطَيُّن تَظَارَفَ تَظَنُّن تَعَاتَبَ  تَعَيُّن تَغَابَى تَغَيُّم تَفَّ تَفَيْهُق
تَقَى تًقَيُّن تَكَّ   تَكَيُّف تَلَّ تَلَيُّن تَمَّ تَمِيمَة تُن تَنِّين
تَهَاتَرَ تَوَاؤُم تَوّاب تَوَيُّل تَيَّار تُيُوقِرَاطِيَّة  
                       

مباني الكلمات على الميم المصدرية الفاعلية والمفعولية من الأفعال الألفية

مُبيئ مُبْيَضَّ مُتِّي مُتِّهَم مُثيب   مُثِّنِي مُجيئ مُجْهِم مُحيب مُحْيِن
مُخيب مُخْيَم مُدِّي مُذيب مُذَاب مُذْيَل مُرِي مُرْيِف مُزيت مُزِّيَن
مُسيئ مُسْتِخْوَل مُسْتَدَّ مُسْتِغْيَل مُسْتَفّ مُسْتِكْوِي مُسْتَلَّ مُسْتَيْمِن مُسْجِي مُسْوَغ
مُشيب مُشوَك مُصيب مُصِّيَّف مُضيئ مُضْوِي مُطيئ  مُطْيَب مُظْأِر مُظْهَر
مُعيد مُعْيَل مُغيب مُغْيِم مُفيئ مُقَاس مُقيل مُقْوَل مُكْأِب مُكهِم
مُلِيح مُلْيَل مُمِيئ   مُمْوَه مُنيئ مُنْخِنَق مُنَدَّ مُنْضِوِي مُنْطَاد مُنْكِمَش
مُنْمِي مُنْوَك مُنْثِي مُنْوَك مُهيب مُوقَن مُومِن مُونَع  
                       

مباني الكلمات على الميم المصدرية الفاعلية والمفعولية من الأفعال التائية

مُتَآج مُتَأَوُّه مُتَآجَّ   مُتَأَوُّه مُتَبَائِس مُتَتَابِع مُتَتَرِّب مُتَتَوُّق مُتَثَائِب مُتَثَنٍّ
مُتَجَاب مُتَجَيِّف مُتَحَابَّ مُتَحَيِّن مُتَخَابِث مُتَخَيِّم مُتَدَابِر مُتَدَيِّن مُتَذَائِب مُتَذَيِّل
مُتَرَائِي مُتَرَيِّق مُتَزَابِن مُتَزَيِّن مُتَسَائِل مُتَسَيِّف مُتَشَائِم مُتَشَيِّم مُتَصَائِي مُتَصَيِّف
مُتَضَائِل مُتَضَيِّق مُتَطَابِق مُتَطَيِّن مُتَظَارِف مُتَظَنُّن مُتَعَاتِب مُتَعَيِّن مُتَغَابِي مُتَغَيِّم
مُتَفَاؤُل مُتَفَيِّل مُتَقَابِض مُتَقَيِّن مُتَكَاب مُتَكَيِّف مُتَلِّي مُتَلَيِّن مُتَمَاتِن مُتَمَيِّل
مُتَنَائِي مُتَنَيِّق مُتَهَاتِر مُتَهَيِّم مُتَوَائِم مُتَوَيِّل مُتَيَاسِر مُتَيَمُّن  
                       

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