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  • n. any person, from before the time of Muhammad, who followed a non-pagan, monotheistic religion

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who, before the appearance of Mohammed, was disinclined to idolatry and expectant of a new religion: especially applied to Abraham in the Koran; hence, also, one sincere in the faith of Islam.

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