fitna

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic فتنة (sedition, strife).

Noun[edit]

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fitna (plural fitnas)

  1. (Islam) temptation
  2. sedition
  3. strife; social unrest or civil war among Muslims
References[edit]
  • OED 2006

Etymology 2[edit]

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Contraction[edit]

fitna

  1. (rare) African American Vernacular form of fixing to: used to express a desire or future action.
    I'm fitna go to the store.

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Verb[edit]

fitna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative fitnaði, supine fitnað)

  1. (intransitive) to become fat, to get fat
    Þú hefur fitnað yfir jólin.
    You've gotten fatter over Christmas.

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