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Kalam

[ kuh-lahm ]
/ kəˈlɑm /
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noun Islam.
(sometimes lowercase) a school of philosophical theology originating in the 9th century a.d., asserting the existence of God as a prime mover and the freedom of the will.
the word of Allah.
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Origin of Kalam

From the Arabic word kalām literally, talk

OTHER WORDS FROM Kalam

Ka·lam·ist, noun
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