New to Islam? Common Phrases

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# Translation Common Use
Assalamu 'Alaykum Peace be to you. When greeting each other. Upon fairwell. When entering home.
Fee Amaanillah In the trust of Allah (i leave you) When saying goodbye. Fairwell.
Alhamdu-Lillah All praise is due to Allah When praising anything Allah has made possible. To thank Allah. To appreciate anything good.
Sub-haanallah Glory be to Allah To glorify the lord. On hearing shocking news (good or bad).
Jazaakallah May Allah reward you. To thank someone (when thanking a male)
Jazaakillah May Allah reward you. To thank someone (when thanking a female)
Jazaakumullah May Allah reward you. To thank any single person or more than one.
Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wa Sallam May salutations and peace be upon him. Specific salutations after the name of our beloved prophet Muhammad is said. Usually in brackets in writing as (S.A.W.)