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ummah

or umma

[uhm-uh] /ˈʌm ə/
noun, Islam.
1.
the Islamic community.
Origin of ummah
1880-1885
1880-85; < Arabic: literally, nation
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Ummah

/ˈumə/
noun
1.
the Muslim community throughout the world
Word Origin
from Arabic: community
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