Sunnism

noun
Sun·​nism | \ ˈsu̇(n)-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Sunnism (audio) \

Definition of Sunnism

: the religious system or distinctive tenets of the Sunni

First Known Use of Sunnism

1854, in the meaning defined above

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“Sunnism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sunnism. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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