1(In Muslim countries) the Devil or an evil spirit.
More example sentences
- More importantly, as the Shaitan incarnate, he becomes a symbol of resistance for black British youth fighting against racism.
- From the moment the pilgrim dons his Ihram, he profusely makes this pronouncement during all waking hours until he has stoned the Shaytan on the 10th of Zul-Hijjah.
- This is a task the cursed Shaitan assigned to himself.
Arabic šayṭān from Hebrew śāṭān. Compare with Satan.
Definition of Shaitan in:
- The US English dictionary