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Sufi

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noun Su·fi \ˈsü-(ˌ)fē\

Simple Definition of Sufi

  • : a member of a Muslim group of people who try to experience God directly especially by praying and meditating

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Sufi

  1. :  a Muslim mystic

Sufi adjective
Sufic play \-fik\ adjective
Sufism play \-ˌfi-zəm\ noun

Origin of sufi

Arabic ṣūfī, perhaps from ṣūf wool


First Known Use: 1653


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