Origin of masjidAr: see mosque
Origin of masjidArabic, from Aramaic *masgid, place of worship, from s&schwa;ged, to bow down, worship; see sgd in Semitic roots.
- (Islam) mosque
- My Ahmadi Muslim friend always goes to his local masjid to pray.
From Arabic Ù…ÙŽØ³Ù’Ø¬ÙØ¯ÙŒ (masjid), from the root Ø³ Ø¬ Ø¯ (s-j-d).