isnad

[is-nahd]

noun Islam.

the chain of testimony by which a hadith is transmitted.

Nearby words

  1. ismaʿiliya,
  2. ismene,
  3. ismoil somoni,
  4. isn't,
  5. isna,
  6. iso,
  7. iso latin-1,
  8. iso rating,
  9. iso-,
  10. iso-osmotic

Origin of isnad

From the Arabic word isnād

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