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Ka'bah: A cube-shaped building re-built by Prophets Ibrahim and Ismail (peace be upon them), the first house built for the worship of Allah. Situated in Makkah, the direction all Muslims face when praying .

Kaafir: A non believer.

Kayl: A measure.

Kharraaj: Land tax.

Khilaal: Passing wet fingers through a beard ,for example, while making wudhu.

Khitbah: Marriage proposal.

Khutbah: The sermon.

Kitaab: Book. It is also referred to as any Heavenly Book including the Holy Qur’an.

Kufffaar: Non believers.

Kunyah:: A type of surname or proper name common in Arabic which means father of so and so or mother