[khoo t-buh]

noun Islam.

a sermon preached by an imam in a mosque at the time of the Friday noon prayer.

Origin of Khutbah

First recorded in 1790–1800, Khutbah is from the Arabic word khuṭbah Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Islam a Muslim sermon that is delivered on a Friday

Word Origin for khutbah

C21: from Arabic khataba to preach
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