hudud

/ (ˈhʌdʌd) /

noun

the set of laws and punishments specified by Allah in the Koran

Nearby words

  1. hudson's bay blanket,
  2. hudson's bay company,
  3. hudson, henry,
  4. hudson, william henry,
  5. hudsonian godwit,
  6. hue,
  7. hue and cry,
  8. huebnerite,
  9. hued,
  10. hueless

Word Origin for hudud

from Arabic, literally: boundaries, limits

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