Sufi

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noun Su·fi \ˈsü-(ˌ)fē\

Definition of Sufi

  1. :  a Muslim mystic

Sufi

adjective

Sufic

play \-fik\ adjective

Sufism

play \-ˌfi-zəm\ noun

Origin and Etymology of sufi

Arabic ṣūfī, perhaps from ṣūf wool


First Known Use: 1653


SUFI Defined for English Language Learners

Sufi

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noun Su·fi \ˈsü-(ˌ)fē\

Definition of Sufi for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a Muslim group of people who try to experience God directly especially by praying and meditating


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