Islamic concepts

Ḥayāʾ حَيَاء — modesty, shyness, shame

dignity? innocence? chastity?

haya - Arabic hayā': modesty, bashfulness; timidity, shyness; avoiding that which is distasteful or improper. ( hw256, fjs434, jtp482)

http://islamgreatreligion.wordpress.com/2011/07/01/haya-modesty-and-shyness/ http://suite101.com/article/modesty-haya-in-islam-a67357 http://www.missionislam.com/knowledge/Haya.htm