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Mahomet

[muh-hom-it]
noun
  1. Muhammad(def 1).
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Examples from the Web for mahomet

Historical Examples

  • The mountain has condescended to Mahomet; and henceforth Mahomet will whistle for it when he wants it.

    Alarms and Discursions

    G. K. Chesterton

  • Christianity, the creed of Mahomet, the creed of the Easterns, have all the same essence.

    Micah Clarke

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • I have had to say that God is God, and that Mahomet is the prophet.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • The result of these proceedings was that Mahomet advised his followers to go to Medina.

    History of Religion

    Allan Menzies

  • Mahomet's first care on reaching Medina was to organise the service of the faith.

    History of Religion

    Allan Menzies


British Dictionary definitions for mahomet

Mahomet

noun
  1. same as Mohammed
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Word Origin and History for mahomet

Mahomet

see Muhammad. Related: Mahometan.

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