What does the word "Islam" literally mean?

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Islam is the only major re­li­gion, along with Buddhism (if we consider the name of the religion to come from budh "to awake, know, per­ceive", and not the Buddha), whose name is not related to a person or ethnic group, but to the central idea of the re­li­gion.

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flagTurkey
7%
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flagDenmark
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flagItaly
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flagthe Netherlands
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16%
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74%
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
14%
11%
7%
66%
27
flagCzech Republic
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25%
66%
12
flagPakistan
22%
3%
12%
61%
31
flagNorway
16%
10%
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30
flagGermany
12%
7%
20%
59%
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flagthe United Kingdom
17%
10%
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58%
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flagPoland
10%
17%
15%
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flagAustralia
15%
5%
21%
57%
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flagCanada
10%
17%
17%
55%
40
flagIndia
14%
14%
17%
53%
47
flagthe United States
15%
12%
18%
52%
309
flagRepublic of Ireland
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21%
21%
52%
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flagSweden
21%
7%
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50%
14
flagUU
28%
14%
9%
47%
21
flagthe Philippines
35%
11%
11%
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flagFrance
14%
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men55%
women51%
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