Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[mou-lid] /ˈmaʊ lɪd/

[mou-lid] /ˈmaʊ lɪd/
noun, Islam.
a Muslim holiday celebrating the birth of Muhammad, occurring on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiʿ al-awwal, and characterized especially by the recitation of panegyrical poems honoring Muhammad.
the poems recited on this occasion.


Read Also:

  • Mauling

    [mawl] /mɔl/ noun 1. a heavy hammer, as for driving stakes or wedges. 2. Archaic. a heavy club or mace. verb (used with object) 3. to handle or use roughly: The book was badly mauled by its borrowers. 4. to injure by a rough beating, shoving, or the like; bruise: to be mauled by an […]

  • Maulstick

    [mawl-stik] /ˈmɔlˌstɪk/ noun 1. . /ˈmɔːlˌstɪk/ noun 1. a long stick used by artists to steady the hand holding the brush n. “light stick used by painters to support the painting hand,” 1650s, from Dutch maalstok, literally “painting stick,” from mallen “to paint,” from Proto-Germanic *mal- (cf. Old Norse mæla, Old High German malon “trace, […]

  • Maulmain

    [mohl-meyn, mawl-] /moʊlˈmeɪn, mɔl-/ noun 1. . /maʊlˈmeɪn/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Moulmein

  • Maulvi

    [moul-vee] /ˈmaʊl vi/ noun 1. (in India) an expert in Islamic law: used especially as a term of respectful address among Muslims.

Disclaimer: Maulid definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.