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Wednesday Wordlore

Wednesday Wordlore

The Fasting Month

June 7th is the first day of the month of Ramadan in the Islamic calendar and Muslims all around the world will be fasting as part of their religious obligations.

Their fast will be from sun up and until sun down and it will last for a period of 29-30 days and is only broken once the crescent moon has been sighted.

Islamic culture has contributed many words to the English language.

How many do you know?

  1. AMARDSA
  2. HALLAHSIN
  3. HAMMAL
  4. NAYBAY
  5. HAWFAT
  6. DUHAN
  7. DUDUH
  8. HAJIDIT
  9. JIDMAS
  10. KINDZE

 

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