adjective Han·a·fi \ˈha-nə-(ˌ)fē\

Definition of Hanafi

  1. :  of or relating to an orthodox school of Sunni Muslim jurisprudence followed especially in southern and central Asia

Origin and Etymology of hanafi

Arabic ḥanafī, from Abū Ḥanīfa †767 Muslim jurist

First Known Use: 1913

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