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in·sult

(in'sŭlt),
An injury, attack, or trauma.
[LL. insultus, fr L. insulto, to spring on]

insult

(ĭn-sŭlt′)
v. in·sulted, in·sulting, in·sults
n. (ĭn′sŭlt′)
a. Medicine A bodily injury, irritation, or trauma.
b. Something that causes injury, irritation, or trauma: "the middle of the Bronx, buffeted and poisoned by the worst environmental insults that urban America can dish out" (William K. Stevens).

in·sult′er n.
in·sult′ing·ly adv.

insult

Medtalk noun Any stressful stimulus which, under normal circumstances, does not affect the host organism, but which may result in morbidity, when it occurs in a background of preexisting compromising conditions

in·sult

(in'sŭlt)
An injury, attack, or trauma.
[LL. insultus, fr L. insulto, to spring on]

insult

Any injury, trauma, poisoning or irritation to the body.
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Press, 2002], 176) points out that in the Maliki school, which was known as the toughest on insulting the Prophet, a minority of qadis offered insulters of the Prophet the opportunity to repent.
The modern editor of al-Nawawi's Majmuc (Hutay'i, 21: 353) cites approvingly Abu Bakr al-Farisi's position that dhimmi insulters of the Prophet should be executed as a hadd punishment.
Yohanan Friedmann has demonstrated that on the crucial issue of whether or not the Muslim insulter of the Prophet may repent of his crime, support may be found in each of the four Sunni madhahib for either repentance or the impossibility of repentance.
As was mentioned, if one considers the law against insulting the Prophet as a subcategory of apostasy from Islam, the paradigmatic insulter of the Prophet must be a Muslim.
Such insults will only disgrace the insulters and stabilize position of our top religious figures," said Hojjatoleslam Sediqi, while referring to tearing apart of the picture of the founder of the Islamic Republic the late Imam Khomeini on December 7 by a group of rioters.