Quraish

noun Qu·raish \kəˈrīsh\
variants: or

Quraysh

or

Koreish

\kəˈrīsh\

Definition of Quraish

plural

Quraish

or

Quraishes

or

Quaraysh

or

Qurayshes

or

Koreish

or

Koreishes

  1. 1 :  an Arab people of which Muhammad was a member and which from the 5th century was distinguished by a religious preeminence associated with its hereditary provision of the pre-Islamic custodians of the Kaaba at Mecca

  2. 2 :  a member of the Quraish people

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Origin and Etymology of quraish

Arabic Quraish


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