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Iddah

Iddah   Quick reference

The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
69 words

The waiting period a woman must observe after the death of her spouse or a divorce, during which she may

ʿIddah

ʿIddah   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
1,008 words

ʿIddah is the waiting period, literally “number” during which the divorce of a couple or at least remarriage of the

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