Synonyms Of imam
Definition Of imam
the person who leads prayers in a mosque.
On Fridays Muslims attend a service at a mosque in which an imam leads the prayer and usually gives a sermon.
Example Of imam
A shortage of qualified imams means British mosques look abroad for clerics, often to Saudi Arabia or Pakistan.
Among those who attended were several imams of mosques and teachers at Muslim madrasas.
Cell phones also ring at other mosques while imams give their Friday sermon and lead the five daily prayers.
He was the son of the imam at the Mapiliyia Mosque and provincial Islamic cleric.
He was walking with an imam who feared his mosque was under threat.