Halal: Means permissible in the Arabic language
Halal Auditor, Inspector, Supervisor: These terms are used here interchangeably
Halal Food: Food permitted according to the Sharia (Islamic Law)
Haram: Forbidden, including the categories of:
1. Carrion or dead (unslaughtered carcasses)
2. Flowing Blood
4. Intoxicants including Alcohol
Makrooh: Disliked, detested or discouraged
Mashbooh: Suspect, in doubt or questionable
Mathhab: School of thought in Islam
Najs: Filth, including things that are themselves not permissible such as pigs and its derivatives, blood and carrion; fluids or objects discharged from the human or animals’ bodies such as urine, excrements, blood, vomit and pus.
Tasmiya & Takbir: Bismillah Allahu Akbar, which means by the name of God, the Greatest.
Dhabiha: Dhabiha in Arabic which means slaughtered with a sharp instrument