The ritual prayer of Muslims, performed five times daily in a set form, one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
More example sentences
- If we do not perform our salat or sacrifice or hajj correctly, mere good intentions will not make them right.
- For practitioners, the most essential tenet of Islam is the purification of the soul through prayers, known as salat, five times each day.
- The second pillar, salat, consists of ritual prayers said five times each day while facing toward Mecca, Mohammed's birthplace.
Arabic, plural of salāh 'prayer, worship'.
Definition of salat in:
- The US English dictionary