noun, adjective Archaic.
Related formsMa·hom·et·an·ism, noun
Examples from the Web for mahometan
For257 a Mahometan who chose a vizir ruled, but did not govern.History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
This territory, being under Mahometan rule, was connected in spirit with the East.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
Servia, too, has its ballad-cycles of Christian and Mahometan warfare, which suppose an age obviously heroic.The Epic|Lascelles Abercrombie
They were to live under the Mahometan laws, administered by their own judges, and to be tried by mixed tribunals.Europe in the Sixteenth Century 1494-1598, Fifth Edition|A. H. (Arthur Henry) Johnson
That he had celebrated Mahometan rites, sacrificing a goat; and had given evidence in a hundred ways of being a Mahometan.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman