Shafiite

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shafi'i +‎ -ite, from the founder's name.

Noun[edit]

Shafiite (plural Shafiites)

  1. A member of the Shafi'i (Arabic: شافعي‎ Šāfiʿī), one of the schools of fiqh, or religious law, within the Sunni branch of Islam, recognising four sources of jurisprudence.

Anagrams[edit]