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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مُسْلِم ‎(muslim, one who submits), the active participle of أَسْلَمَ ‎(ʾaslama, he submitted), verb form IV from the triliteral root S-L-M "to be whole, intact". The related term إِسْلَام ‎(ʾislām) means literally "submission". In a religious sense, al-Islām translates to "faith, piety", and Muslim to "one who has (religious) faith or piety".

NounEdit

muslimur m (genitive singular muslims, plural muslimar)

  1. Muslim

DeclensionEdit

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative muslimur muslimurin muslimar muslimarnir
Accusative muslim muslimin muslimar muslimarnar
Dative muslimi musliminum muslimum muslimunum
Genitive muslims muslimsins muslima muslimanna

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