Origin of Mahometan
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Mahometanism is superior to both, while founded on the reading of the letter.Church Reform
The Mahometanism of the Wanikas, if it exist at all, is of the most imperfect kind.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man
Robert Gordon Latham
Mahometanism and Buddhism attracted nearly the whole of this numerous race.
Mahometanism has inherited from the ancient Arabs the practice of circumcision.
Nothing worse can be found in the annals of Paganism or Mahometanism.
- a name formerly in Western usage but never used among Muslims for the Muslim religion
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