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Mahometan

[muh-hom-i-tn] /məˈhɒm ɪ tn/
noun, adjective, Archaic.
1.
Muslim (defs 1, 2).
Origin of Mahometan
1520-1530
First recorded in 1520-30; Mahomet + -an
Related forms
Mahometanism, noun
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Mahometan

/məˈhɒmɪtən/
noun, adjective
1.
a name formerly in Western usage but never used among Muslims for the Muslim religion
Derived Forms
Mahometanism, noun
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