Definition of fedayee
fedayeenplay \fi-ˌda-ˈ(y)ēn, -ˌdä-\
: a member of an Arab commando group operating especially against Israel —usually used in plural
Origin and Etymology of fedayee
Arabic fidā'ī, literally, one who sacrifices himself
First Known Use: 1955
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