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noun (1)

variants or less commonly Abadite
plural -s
: a member of an austere Muslim sect found chiefly in the northern part of Africa


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noun (2)

plural -s
: ibad

Word History


Noun (1)

ʽAbdallah ibn-Ibād (Abād), 7th century Arab religious leader + English -ite

Noun (2)

Ibad + -ite

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“Ibadite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ibadite. Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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