a pre-Islamic Arabian goddess personifying the sun and considered to be a daughter of Allah.
In the time of Mohammed the female deities, such as al-Lat, were regarded as daughters of the supreme male God.
The God-Idea of the Ancients Eliza Burt Gamble
- Al madinah
noun the Arabic name for Medina
- Al manamah
- Al marj
noun an ancient town in N Libya: founded in about 550 bc Pop: 121 000 (2005 est) Italian name Barce