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English noun: imam

1. imam (person) (Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide


Synonymsimaum


Broader (hypernym)leader, Moslem, Muslim


Domain categoryIslam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism









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