Pronunciation: (moo-ham'ud, -hä'mud), [key]
1. Also,Mohammed,Mahomet.a.d. 570–632, Arab prophet: founder of Islam.
2. Elijah (Elijah Poole), 1897–1975, U.S. clergyman: leader of the Black Muslims 1934–75.
3. a male given name.
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