- prayers, said five times a day: the second of the Pillars of Islam.
Origin of salat
From the Arabic word ṣalāh, ṣalāt prayer
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Examples from the Web for salat
When I told her that Israelis have a different name for this dish—they call it salat yisraelit (Israeli salad)—she scoffed.Inside the Gaza Kitchen: My Palestinian Shabbat Dinner
March 8, 2013
He tried to forget his surroundings and to think only of the salat.
He said the words of the salat, the required prayer, in his mind.
The Roman-catholic historian, Salat of Lucerne, makes a boast of this.History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV
J. H. Merle D'Aubign
The Garonne is navigable below its confluence with the Salat.
There is no region in the Pyrenees of which less is known historically than the Valley of the Salat.Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces
Word Origin and History for salat
Islamic ritual prayer, from Arabic salah "prayer."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper