Definition of Hadith in English :

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Hadith meaning in English

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1. hadith

(Islam) a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions

2. hadith, sunna, sunnah

(Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran

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see synonyms of hadith
the body of tradition and legend about Mohammed and his followers, used as a basis of Islamic law

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see synonyms of hadith
n. pl. hadith or ha·diths
a. A report of the sayings or actions of Muhammad or his companions, together with the tradition of its chain of transmission.
b. The collective body of these traditions.
2. See Sunna.

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