Mussulman

noun
Mus·​sul·​man | \ ˈmə-səl-mən How to pronounce Mussulman (audio) \
variants: or less commonly Mussalman
plural Mussulmen\ ˈmə-​səl-​mən How to pronounce Mussulmen (audio) \ or Mussulmans

Definition of Mussulman

First Known Use of Mussulman

1570, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Mussulman

Turkish müslüman & Persian musulmān, modification of Arabic muslim

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The first known use of Mussulman was in 1570

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Cite this Entry

“Mussulman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mussulman. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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