Islamic concepts


(redirected from Concepts.Qital)

Qatala — to battle

Qitāl — figthing, physical combat

Jihad against the apparent enemy

Fight for the sake of Allah those who fight against you, but do not initiate hostilities. Allah does not love the aggressors.

“The rules of jihad as warfare; military engagement, are stipulated in the manuals of Islamic jurisprudence, or fiqh, but it is not within the scope of this paper to dwell on this facet of jihad in any further detail.” (surkheel abu aaliyah sharif)

54 times as the form III verb qātala (قَٰتَلَ)

four times as the form VIII verb iq'tatala (ٱقْتَتَلَ)

13 times as the noun qitāl (قِتَال)