Names of the Islamic Months

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Names of the Islamic Months

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  • masjidmuhammad
  • Aug 18, 2021

As mentioned earlier, there are 12 months in the Islamic Year. The Names and meanings of these months are given below.1 Muḥarram This was named as such because it was a sacred month (bloodshed was forbidden – ‘Ḥarām’ in this month). According to ibn Kathīr, it was named as such to emphasize its sacredness because […]