Sifatite

noun

Si·​fat·​ite
sə̇ˈfätˌīt
plural -s
: one of an early Muslim school holding to a literal interpretation of the Koran and to an anthropomorphic interpretation of the attributes of Allah

Word History

Etymology

Arabic Ṣifātī (from ṣfāt attributes) + English -ite

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

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