Glossary of Islamic Terms & Concepts

Hadith A collection of the sayings and traditions of the prophet Muhammad
Haj Pilgrimage to Mecca
Hanif One who is especially faithful in belief in the one true God of Abraham, God's special people. Was originally used to refer to men around the time of Muhammad who were calling the people back to the worship of one God.
Haram Unlawful, forbidden (to be eaten)