waqf

noun \ˈwəkf\
variants: or

wakf

\ˈwəkf\

Definition of waqf

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  an Islamic endowment of property to be held in trust and used for a charitable or religious purpose

  2. 2 :  a Muslim religious or charitable foundation created by an endowed trust fund

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Origin and Etymology of waqf

Arabic waqf


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