Origin of imam
OTHER WORDS FROM imami·mam·ship, noun
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How to use imam in a sentence
It was there, in the neighborhood of the West End, that he became an organizer again, building a small Muslim community, opening a grocery store and eventually being chosen as the imam.
Shirzadi served as the imam at the mosque for the past nine years, police said.
An imam from an Annandale mosque has been charged with allegedly sexually assaulting an underage girl who sought his help in 2015, Fairfax County police said Tuesday.
The fiery imam Mohammed el Fazazi was notorious in Europe and North Africa for his sermons urging Muslims to embrace violent jihad.
After his pardon and release, the imam gave interviews in which he disavowed his extremist past.
Imam Bheel, as locals call him, was added to a list of worldwide traffickers subject to U.S. sanctions in 2009.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Imam Enchassi also noted that when Noor left the mosque, he had joined a local conservative group that spewed anti-Muslim views.
In Germany, a prominent Muslim imam gave a sermon asking Allah to kill all of the “Zionist Jews.”
Second, Imam Ali raised an issue that few have publicly discussed.
After praying for forgiveness, Fotros was redeemed by the Imam Ali who gave him back his wings.
During the last few years the Imam has kept the Czar well at bay.Life of Schamyl|John Milton Mackie
Thus the Sultan's first physician is called Hakim effendi, and the priest in the seraglio Imam effendi.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
The Kajar Shahs had the right to kingship only in the absence of the Imam.Bahaism and Its Claims|Samuel Graham Wilson
The man obstinately refused to show himself, however, even turning a deaf ear to the appeals of the village imam.Where the Strange Trails Go Down|E. Alexander Powell
On the eve of the battle, he performed his devotions at Thous, before the tomb of the Imam Riza.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon