Glossary of Islamic Terms
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Literally, prophet. In the Islamic context, a Nabi is a man sent by Allah to give guidance to mankind, but not given scripture. The Prophet Abraham was a Nabi. This is in contrast to Rasul, or Messenger. Plural: Anbiya. See: Rasul.
Soul, one's self
Veil covering the face .
A known, clear legal injunction
Light, angels are created from Noor.