Islamize

verb
Is·lam·ize | \ˈiz-lə-ˌmīz; is-ˈlä-ˌmīz, iz-, -ˈla- \
Islamized; Islamizing

Definition of Islamize 

transitive verb

: to make Islamic especially : to convert to Islam

Other Words from Islamize

Islamization \ˌiz-lə-mə-ˈzā-shən; is-ˌlä-mə-, iz-, -ˌla- \ noun

First Known Use of Islamize

circa 1846, in the meaning defined above

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