Definition of Mawlid in English:

Mawlid

(also Milad)

noun

Islam
  • The annual celebration of the prophet Muhammad's birthday.

    • ‘However, it has been observed that the prevalent Milad talks concentrate mainly or solely on the account of the birth of the Prophet, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, and his miracles.’

Origin

Arabic, ‘birthday’, ‘celebration of a birth’.

Pronunciation

Mawlid

/ˈmaʊlɪd/