fana

noun
fa·​na | \ fəˈnä \
plural -s

Definition of fana

Islam
: the annihilation (as in Sufism) of the individual human will before the will of God

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History and Etymology for fana

Arabic fanā' annihilation, dissolution

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“Fana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fana. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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