tekke

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Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish تكه(tekke), from Persian تکیه(tekye). The form takiya comes via Arabic تَكِيَّة(takiyya).

Noun[edit]

tekke (plural tekkes)

  1. A dervish or Sufi lodge or place of worship