Sifatite

noun Si·fat·ite \sə̇ˈfätˌīt\

Definition of Sifatite

plural

-s

  1. :  one of an early Muslim school holding to a literal interpretation of the Koran and to an anthropomorphic interpretation of the attributes of Allah

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Origin and Etymology of sifatite

Arabic Ṣifātī (from ṣfāt attributes) + English -ite


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