[is-luh-mahyz, iz-, is-lah-mahyz, iz-]
- to convert to Islam.
- to bring into a state of harmony or conformity with the principles and teachings of Islam; give an Islamic character or identity to.
Also especially British, Is·lam·ise.
Origin of Islamize
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Examples from the Web for islamize
As he attempts to Islamize Turkey, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is using women and their children.Allah, Mom, and Baklava: Turkish President Uses Mothers and Kids as Political Pawns
November 27, 2014
- (tr) to convert to or bring under the influence of Islam
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