/ (ˈæləˌhu ˈakˌbaː) /
Islam an exclamation used in the call to prayer and also used as a call to the defence of Muslims, an expression of approval, and a funeral litany
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"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Word Origin for Allahu Akbar
from Arabic, literally: God is most great
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