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Ashʿarism

[ash-uh-riz-uh m]
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noun Islam.
  1. 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
Related formsAsh·ʿa·rite, noun
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