- zakat (n.)
- obligatory Islamic tax for religious purposes, 1802, from Persian zakat, etc., from Arabic zakah.
- 1. The zakat is earmarked for the poor and disabled.
- 2. Third is zakat ( alms giving ). The poor is the god, a Muslim gives its neediest members.
- 三为天课,又称天 谭 制度. 教义认为,穷人是真主的眷属, 把资财施舍给穷人.