The Arabic Language has been a great influencer for other languages, such as Spanish, German, Turkish, English, Urdu, Romance Languages (such as French and Italian) and the list goes on! There are estimated to be thousands of English words that came from the Arabic Language, some with a religious context while others are just everyday items, foods, and words. We've compiled a small list of those words: 25 English Words that Came from the Arabic Language.
Ramadan comes and Ramadan goes with long nights of standing and reading or listening to the words of Allah. How many times have you stood reading the Quran and not known what you were reciting? You may have read pages and pages of words, but what do they mean? What is Allah saying to us? Can you understand the Quran without having to read the translation in your own native language?