Definition of Kiblah

1. n. See Keblah.



Definition of Kiblah

1. Noun. (alternative form of qibla) ¹

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Definition of Kiblah

1. the direction toward which Muslims face while praying [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kiblah

kibei
kibeis
kibes
kibi-
kibibyte
kibibytes
kibitka
kibitkas
kibitz
kibitzed
kibitzer
kibitzers
kibitzes
kibitzing
kibla
kiblah (current term)
kiblahs
kiblas
kibosh
kiboshed
kiboshes
kiboshing
kiboze
kibozed
kibozes
kibozing
kiby
kick
kick-ass
kick-board

Literary usage of Kiblah

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"KIBITKA, a covered carriage without springs used in Russia; also the name of a tent used by the nomad tribes of Kirghiz Tartars. . kiblah ..."

2. History of the Moorish Empire in Europe by Samuel Parsons Scott (1904)
"... its Legends, its Sublime Maxims, its Absurdities—Its Obligations to other Creeds—The kiblah— The Pilgrimage and its Ceremonies — Reforms accomplished by ..."

3. The history of the temple of Jerusalem: tr. from the MS. of Jalal-addín [or by James Reynolds (1836)
"Other points of discrepancy relate to the eternity, or non-eternity, of the Koran, the rank of Muhammad, the comparative excellence of the kiblah (or point ..."

4. Publications by Oriental Translation Fund (1836)
""God hath not removed from you the kiblah which you possessed before : for your kiblah was hidden in mystery. You have now returned to the practice of ..."

5. Dictionary of the Bible: Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography by William Smith, Horatio Balch Hackett, Ezra Abbot (1872)
"Now it seems impossible that kiblah can be in the INK! of Hamath," seeing ... kiblah is probably mentioned by Ezekiel (vi. ¡4), though in the present Hebrew ..."

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