baraka

noun
ba·​ra·​ka | \ bəˈräkə \
plural -s

Definition of baraka

: a blessing that is regarded in various Eastern religions as an indwelling spiritual force and divine gift inhering in saints, charismatic leaders, and natural objects

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History and Etymology for baraka

Arabic barakah

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“Baraka.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baraka. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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