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jihad Syllabification: ji·had
Pronunciation: /jəˈhäd/

Definition of jihad in English:


1(Among Muslims) a war or struggle against unbelievers.
1.1 (also greater jihad) Islam The spiritual struggle within oneself against sin.


From Arabic jihād, literally 'effort', expressing, in Muslim thought, struggle on behalf of God and Islam.

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