jinn

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جِنّ (jinn) (collective form of جِنِّيّ (jinniyy))

Noun[edit]

jinn (plural jinns or jinn)

  1. (Muslim demonology) A spirit, lower than the angels, who could appear in animal or human form and influence men.
    The evil jinn in charge of and associated with genital mutilation (both male and female), in every way, shape and form, will be gone.

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Noun[edit]

jinn m (plural jinns)

  1. (Muslim demonology) jinn (spirit)

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