Sufi's faith (5 letter answer)
The answer ISLAM is seen frequently, appearing about once every 140 puzzles.
Nation of ___
Belief of one billion
Faith in Turkey
Followers of Mohammed
The Moslem faith
The Moslem world
Religion of the Koran
"Submission" in Arabic
Belief of 1.1 billion
Cat Stevens's faith
Powerful Mideast force
Religion with the Five Pillars
"Satanic Verses" topic
Arabic word meaning "submission"
Faith of five million Americans
It has five pillars
Its literal translation is "submission"
Its symbol is a crescent and star
Malcolm X adopted it
Belief of 4 1/2 million Americans
Faith of 5 1/2 million Americans
It's much followed in North Africa
ISLAM as a noun:
1. (Islam, Muslimism) = the civilization of Muslims collectively which is governed by the Muslim religion; "Islam is predominant in northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, and Indonesia"
2. (Islam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism) = the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"