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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam

Islam is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion teaching that there is only one incomparable God (Allah) and that Muhammad is the messenger of God. It is the world's second-largest religion and the fastest-growing major religion in the world , with over 1.8 billion followers or 24.1% of the global population, known as Muslims.

www.quora.com/What-are-the-followers-of-Islam-called

The words Islam and Muslim come from the same 3 letter root word (s,l and m) in Arabic. Islam by definition means surrender. Muslim by definition means one ...

www.quora.com/Why-are-followers-of-Islam-called-Muslims

The word “Islam” and “Muslim” share the same word origin. Semetic languages usually have most verbs and nouns words formed from a triliteral ...

www.reference.com/world-view/follower-islam-called-aac83cdeb50e8087

A follower of the Islam religion is called a Muslim, which in Arabic means "one who submits to God." Moslem is an alternate, older spelling that is now considered ...

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/islam

Islam is the second largest religion in the world with over 1 billion followers. There are around 2 ... Followers of Islam are called Muslims. Muslims believe there ...

www.reddit.com/r/etymology/comments/4w4vs3/why_are_followers_of_islam_called_muslims

I apologize if this has been asked before but it's always bugged me. Followers of Christianity are called Christians, those in Judaism are called.

www.theblaze.com/stories/2012/09/16/who-are-muslims-what-do-they-believe-this-is-the-controversial-history-surrounding-muhammad-islam

Sep 16, 2012 ... Followers of Islam are called Muslims. Muslims believe that there is only One God. The Arabic word for God is Allah. According to Muslims, God ...

www.religioustolerance.org/islterm.htm

Oct 30, 2005 ... But a follower of Islam is called a Muslim. Islam, is derived from the Arabic word " salam," which is often interpreted as meaning "peace.

www.religionfacts.com/islam

Mar 17, 2004 ... The Arabic word islam means “submission,” reflecting the faith's central tenet of submitting to the will of God. Followers of Islam are called ...