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Ashʿarism

[ ash-uh-riz-uhm ]
/ ˈæʃ əˌrɪz əm /
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noun Islam.
the classical synthesis of Islamic philosophical theology, formulated by al-Ashʿari.
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Origin of Ashʿarism

<Arabic al-Ashʿar(ī) al-Ashʿari + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM Ashʿarism

Ash·ʿa·rite, noun
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