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"Ad." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Jul 6, 2020. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e43>.

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"Ad." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e43 (accessed Jul 6, 2020).

Ad

The name of a people frequently mentioned in the Quran to whom a prophet had been sent by God and whose disobedience to God's law brought about their extinction. Their arrogance, materialism, and attitude toward their prophet are compared with that of Muhammad 's own tribe, the Quraysh.

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