Murji'ite

noun
Mur·​ji'·​ite | \ˈmərjēˌīt\
variants: or Murjite \-​rˌjīt \
plural -s

Definition of Murji'ite 

1 : an early Muslim sect emphasizing a suspension of judgment against erring believers and the unfailing efficacy of faith over works

2 : a member of the Murji'ite sect

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History and Etymology for Murji'ite

Arabic murji'ah believers in suspension of judgment + English -ite

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