Home | Mystica (Topics | Index) | Mythical Folk (Topics | Index) | Mystic Jewelry | Mystic Books

Back to Home Page or Contents Page or Islam or Index


Dawud or Da'ud, in Islam, is one of a line of prophets listed in the Qur'an (6. 84). He is associated with Solomon as one who gives judgment (21. 78), sings praises of Allah (21. 79, 38. 18-19), and makes coats of mail (34. 11). Allah strengthened his kingdom and gave him wisdom and sound judgment (38. 20).

Dawud is thought to be the counterpart of David. A.G.H.


Bowker, John, The Oxford Dictionary of World Religions, New York, Oxford University Press, 1997, p. 261

The MYSTICA is copyright 1997-2017 Contact Info Privacy Policy Follow The Mystica on: Twitter Google+ Facebook