Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: shariah  shu'ree-u
  1. The code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed
    "shariah is only applicable to Muslims";
    - shariah law, sharia, sharia law, Islamic law

Type of: jurisprudence, law

Encyclopedia: Shariah