“When the dog licks the utensil, wash it seven times, and rub it with earth the eighth time,” advised one hadith.
hadith, the Mohammedan Talmud, being a traditional account of Mahomet's sayings and doings.
He brought proofs from the Koran, the hadith, and modern history to prove his case and persuade his hearers.
hadith, had′ith, n. the body of traditions about Mohammed, supplementary to the Koran.
"collected Islamic tradition," 1817, from Arabic, literally "tradition," related to hadith "new, young," hadatha "it happened, occurred," and Hebrew hadash "new."