What Do You Call a Muslim Leader?

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While there are many titles for different Muslim leaders, the most common one is Imam. There are various Muslim denominations for example the Sunni and Shia and both have different names for their leaders.
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A Muslim leader is called the Imam. The Imam or Imams have traditionally, since 200 A.D. been people who, as part of the mosque, or government, performed a prominent role within their community or nation.
A Muslim leader is referred to as an Imam. He is the one who leads Islamic worship services in a mosque. In most cases, the Islam society turns to the mosque Imam if they have a religious question. In smaller societies, an Imam could also be the community leader.
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