English noun: shariah
|1.||shariah (group) the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed|
|Samples||Sharia is only applicable to Muslims.|
Under Islamic law there is no separation of church and state.
|Synonyms||Islamic law, sharia, sharia law, shariah law|
|Broader (hypernym)||jurisprudence, law|
|Narrower (hyponym)||hudood, hudud|
|Domain category members||fatwa, halal|