Definition of Halal

1. Noun. (Islam) meat from animals that have been slaughtered in the prescribed way according to the shariah.

Category relationships: Islam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism
Generic synonyms: Meat



2. Adjective. Proper or legitimate. "The fund earns halal profits in full compliance with the Shari'a"
Category relationships: Islamic Law, Sharia, Sharia Law, Shariah, Shariah Law
Similar to: Proper

3. Adjective. Conforming to dietary laws. "A halal kitchen"
Category relationships: Islam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism
Similar to: Clean

Definition of Halal

1. Adjective. (context: of food) fit to eat according to Muslim religious practice. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Halal

1. meat prepared in accordance with Islamic law [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Halal

halachoth
halakahs
halakha
halakhah
halakhahs
halakhas
halakhic
halakhist
halakhists
halakhot
halakhoth
halakic
halakist
halakists
halakoth
halal (current term)
halala
halalah
halalahs
halalas
halalled
halalling
halals
halant
halants
halation
halations
halato-telechelic polymer
halatopolymer
halatopolymers

Literary usage of Halal

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1. Dictionary of the Hausa Language by Charles Henry Robinson, Hausa Association, London (1913)
"(Ar. *£U), destruction, misfortune, disaster. halal, halas, or hallata* (Ar. J.*.), what is lawful, proper, becoming, pure, ceremonially clean ..."

2. In and Beyond the Himálayas: A Record of Sport and Travel in the Abode of Snow by Samuel James Stone (1896)
"... Saint of Ghor—Change our ground—Sight game—Our cautious (and ridiculous) tactics—Bag the markhor at last—A candid confession—An undisputed "halal"—Mirza ..."

3. Moon-o-theism: Religion of a War and Moon God Prophet, Volume II of II by Yoel Natan (2006)
"halal Food is Food Sacrificed to Demons As was noted above, halal food was ... This is why Muhammad told the Jinn that they could partake of halal food (as ..."

4. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society by Bombay Natural History Society (1888)
"He shouted out that the animal was dead, and that no halal was possible; but to be careful about cutting well below the neck, &c., &c. ..."

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