In the name of Allah most Gracious most Merciful.
The Prophet’s Expressions And Sayings
- Say “Bismillah“ (in the name of Allah) when doing something.
- Say “Assalamu Alaikum“ (peace be on you) when meeting a Muslim.
- Say “Wa’alaikum Assalam“ (peace be on you too) in reply.
- Say “Insha Allah“ (if Allah wills) when hoping to do something.
- Say “Subhan Allah“ (glory to Allah) when praising something.
- Say “Ma’sha Allah“ (what Allah likes) in appreciation.
- Say “Fi Aman Allah“ (in protection of Allah) when seeing someone off.
- Say “Jazak Allah Khairan“ (may Allah give you the best reward) to thank someone.
- Say “Tawakkal-tu-Allah“ (rely on Allah) to solve a problem.
- Say “Tawkkalna-Alai-Allah“ (we have put our trust in Allah) when you wait for a problem to be solved.
- Say “La Ilaha Ill-Allah“ (there is no god but Allah) when getting up in the morning.
- Say “Al-Hamdu Lillah“ (praise be to Allah) when you sneeze.
- Say “Yarhamuk Allah“ (may Allah bless you) when you hear someone sneeze.
- Say “Aameen“ (accept our prayer) when joining a duaa.
- Say “Ya Allah“ (O Allah) when in pain or distress.
- Say “Rahmah Allah“ (Allah have Mercy on him) when you see someone in distress.
- Say “Astagh-firu-Allah“ (O Allah forgive me) to be sorry for a bad action.
- Say “Na’uzhu-bi-Allah“ (when we seek refuge in Allah) to show your dislike.
- Say “Inna Lillah“ (we are for Allah) when you hear about the death of a Muslim.
- Say “Fe Sabeel Allah“ (in/for Allah’s cause/way) when you give charity/help people.
- Say “Atqaa Allah“ (fear Allah) when you see someone doing a bad deed.
- Say “Allahu Yahdika“ (may Allah guide you) to forbid somebody to do something indecent.
- Say “Hayyak Allah“ (Allah maintain your life) when you greet someone.
- Say “Allah Aalam“ (Allah knows best) when you say something you are not sure of.
- Say “Tabarak Allah“ (blessed be Allah) when you hear a good news.
- Say “Hasbi Allah“ (Allah will suffice me) when you are in a difficult situation.
- Say “Azhak Allah Sinnaka“ (May Allah keep you cheerful) when you seek another Muslim with cheerful countenance.
Ref: Dictionary of Religious Terms by Dr. Abdullah Abu Eshy & Dr. Abdullah Latif. (Faculty of Arabic and Social Sciences; Islamic University of Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud)