Definición de Shiite en inglés:

Shiite

Saltos de línea: Shi¦ite
Pronunciación: /ˈʃiːʌɪt
 
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(also Shi'ite)

sustantivo

  • An adherent of the Shia branch of Islam.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • It was therefore possible for Feisal to be both the Caliph to the Sunnis and the true Imam to the Shi'ites.
    • He said he read his father accounts of Shiites attacking Sunni mosques in mixed neighborhoods.
    • Maronites are concentrated in East Beirut, while Muslim Shi'ites live primarily in West Beirut.

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  • Relating to Shia: Shiite fundamentalist groups
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • To promote Shi'ism the Safavids brought in scholars from Shi'ite countries to form a new religious elite.
    • The Islamic Republic of Iran has funded Shi'ite fundamentalism across the Middle East.
    • Sunni Muslims and Shiite Muslims recognize different lines of succession from Muhammad.

Derivativos

Shiism

Pronunciación: /ˈʃiːɪz(ə)m/
(also Shi'ism) sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • According to some analysts, the Iranian revolution has revived the Alavid Shi'ism, and the Safavid Shi'ism is on the decline.
  • To promote Shi'ism the Safavids brought in scholars from Shi'ite countries to form a new religious elite.
  • Iraq's Sunnis and Shias are related by common history and often common tribal relations, since Iraq only became a majority Shia state after Sunni tribes converted to Shiism in the 18th century.

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