Zakāt (Arabic: زكاة[zæˈkæːt], "that which purifies"[1]), or alms-gin is the practice o charitable gin bi Muslims based on accumulatit wealth, an is obligatory for aw who are able tae dae so.


  1. Benda-Beckmann, Franz von (2007). Social security between past and future: Ambonese networks of care and support. LIT Verlag, Münster. p. 167. ISBN 978-3-8258-0718-4.