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Mohammed

[moo-ham-id, -hah-mid, moh-] /mʊˈhæm ɪd, -ˈhɑ mɪd, moʊ-/
noun
1.
Muhammad (def 1).

Mohammed II

noun
1.
("the Conqueror") 1430–81, sultan of Turkey 1451–81: conqueror of Constantinople 1453.
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British Dictionary definitions for Mohammed

Mohammed

/məʊˈhæmɪd/
noun
1.
same as Muhammad

Mohammed II

noun
1.
?1430–81, Ottoman sultan of Turkey (1451–81). He captured Constantinople (1453) and conquered large areas of the Balkans
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Word Origin and History for Mohammed

former common English transliteration of Muhammad.

The worst of letting the learned gentry bully us out of our traditional Mahometan & Mahomet ... is this: no sooner have we tried to be good & learnt to say, or at least write, Mohammed than they are fired with zeal to get us a step or two further on the path of truth, which at present seems likely to end in Muhammad with a dot under the h .... [H.W. Fowler, "A Dictionary of Modern English Usage," 1926]

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Mohammed in Culture

Mohammed definition


See Muhammad.

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