Meaning of HADITH in English

HADITH

/ hæˈdiːθ; NAmE / noun ( pl. Had·ith or Had·iths ) (in Islam)

1.

[ sing. ] a text containing things said by Muhammad and descriptions of his daily life, used by Muslims as a spiritual guide

2.

[ C ] one of the things said by Muhammad, recorded in this text

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WORD ORIGIN

from Arabic ḥadīṯ tradition.

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