Definition of Muhammadanism in US English:


(also Mohammedanism)


  • See Muhammadan

    • ‘Earlier this century Muslims were often referred to as Muhammadans, the religion of Islam as Muhammadanism.’
    • ‘Far from being moribund, Mohammedanism is a militant and proselytizing faith.’
    • ‘The sanctuary was intended to be a ‘merger of notions from a variety of creeds including Mohammedanism and Buddhism’, he continued.’
    • ‘The substance of Mohammedanism, considered as a religion, lies simply in the message which the Koran contains.’
    • ‘After all: Christianity, Mohammedanism, Buddhism; they all teach mercy, they all teach, ‘Forgive your enemies.’’