Synonyms and Antonyms for al-sunna-wal-jamma

1. al Sunna Wal Jamma (n.)

a resurgent Islamic fundamentalist organization based in Nigeria that is thought to be planning terrorist attacks


2. al-Aksa Martyrs Brigades (n.)

a militant offshoot of al-Fatah that is the newest and strongest and best equipped faction active in the West Bank; responsible for many deadly attacks in Israel in 2002


3. Al-Hudaydah (n.)

an important port in Yemen on the Red Sea


4. al-Haytham (n.)

an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)


5. al-Qa'ida (n.)

a terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries


6. al-Qur'an (n.)

the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina


7. al-Jihad (n.)

an Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells


8. Sunna (n.)

(Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran

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