mahomet mahomet

Definition(s):

  • (n) the Arab prophet who, according to Islam, was the last messenger of Allah (570-632)

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News

  • Youth news June 12, 2012

    Judah Christian High School senior Myles Roosevelt recently won the Erika Harold Scholarship, which is given each year to a senior headed to a four-year college. Roosevelt will attend Olivet Nazarene University next year. He is the son of Tamara Roosevelt, Champaign, the grandson of Wayne and Mary Jane Roosevelt, Mahomet, and the great-grandson of Maxine Leffler, Mahomet. --- read more
    on June 12, 2013     Source: IlliniHQ.com

Quotes

  1. Emerson, the father of American transcendentalism, described the Quran as the "kingdom of the will," encouraging his American readers to view the prophets "Mahomet, Ali, and Omar" as inspiring models of balanced "vigor" nurtured by...
    on Aug 4, 2009 By: Ralph Waldo Emerson Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. The result was the domination of the genre by what Spiegelman calls "lobotomised super heroes", frequently engaged in extreme violence while defending America from enemies such as "the followers of Mahomet" (Arak, Son of Thunder, 1982)...
    on Aug 27, 2004 By: Art Spiegelman Source: guardian.co.uk

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