Definition of Mussulman in English:

Mussulman

nounplural noun Mussulmans, plural noun Mussulmen

archaic
  • A follower of the religion of Islam; a Muslim.

    • ‘The old royal races, the noble classes, and in particular the Mussulmans who formed the bulk of the official class under the Great Moguls, have suffered most and benefited least from our rule.’

Pronunciation

Mussulman

/ˈməsəlmən/

adjective

archaic
  • Relating to Muslims or their religion.

Pronunciation

Mussulman

/ˈməsəlmən/

Origin

Late 16th century from Persian musulmān (originally an adjective), from muslim (see Muslim).