Pillar of Islam : Zakat

Derived from zāy kāf wāw zakiyyatan (noun) = pureness zakiyyan (adjective) = pure When a muslim has accumulated a certain amount of wealth (above minimum) he/she is obligated to give to the poor and needy, a certain percentage of his/her wealth (asset minus liabilities and basic necessities). It's more than an act of generosity, but also …

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Pillar of Islam : Prayer

Derived from dāl ʿayn wāw ud'ʿu (verb) = pray duʿāu (masculine noun) = (is) the supplication, humble prayer daʿwatu (feminine noun) = (is) supplication, humble prayer l-duʿāi (masculine noun) = (of) the prayer Derived from ṣād lām wāw l-ṣalata, l-ṣalati (feminine noun) = (the) prayer Surah Ar-Rad 13:14 To Him (Allah SWT) is the supplication …

The Noble Qur’an

Derived from qāf rā hamza iq'ra (verb) = read qarata = you recite l-qur'ānu, l-qur'āna, l-qur'āni (masculine proper noun) = the Qur'an (the Recital) Derived from kāf rā mīm karīmin, karīman, karīmun (indefinite masculine singular adjective) = noble l-karīmu, l-karīmu (masculine singular adjective) = the noble Surah Al Waqi'ah 77-78 : innahu  laqur'ānun  karīmun  fī …