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salat Line breaks: salat
Pronunciation: /saˈlɑːt/

Definition of salat in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The ritual prayer of Muslims, performed five times daily in a set form, one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
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.

Origin

Arabic, plural of salāh 'prayer, worship'.

Words that rhyme with salat

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