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Juristic preferences, disregarding a ruling backed by a dalil (proof) and resort to another ruling that is sounder
No. Arabic Term English Term Literally English
1 Qabalah Debt recorder/debt Register Literally: abidance, commitment, guarantee, and warrant.
2 Qabd Possession Literally: to take something, to own, to possess.
3 Qabul Acceptance Literally: to accept a report is to believe it; to accept a gift is to take it.
4 Qalb al-Dayn Debt Modification Literally: qalb means to turn something over.
5 Qalb al-rahn Turning the Mortgage n/a
6 Qard Loan n/a
7 Qard hasan Interest-free Loan n/a
8 Qard hukmi Indirect Loan n/a
9 qardh Islamic loan
10 Qayyim Guardian Literally: from “qama on something”, i.e. to preserve it and look after its interests.
11 Qimah Value n/a
12 Qimar Gambling Literally: Betting and wagering.
13 Qimi Nonfungible n/a
14 Qirad Silent-Partner Enterprise Literally: it is derived from qard, to cut.
15 Qismah Distribution Literally: to distribute or separate shares.
16 Qismat al-tafriq Separation Distribution n/a
17 qiyas Analogical deduction
18 Qur'ah Drawing Lots Literally: to make a choice by pulling straws, flipping a coin, tossing arrows, or the like.