Definition of Islamophobia in English:

Islamophobia

Translate Islamophobia into Spanish

noun

  • Dislike of or prejudice against Islam or Muslims, especially as a political force.

    ‘Even in this predominantly Christian school, there is fear of being associated with Islamophobia and racism.’
    • ‘For those not aware of the background, last week a Muslim group published a report identifying widespread Islamophobia within Britain.’
    • ‘Seeing a political opportunity, the right has fused the less popular xenophobia with the more popular Islamophobia.’

Pronunciation

Islamophobia

/izˌläməˈfōbēə/ /ɪzˌlɑməˈfoʊbiə/ /iˌsläməˈfōbēə/ /ɪˌslɑməˈfoʊbiə/

Origin

1920s from Islam + -o- + -phobia.