baraka

[ buh-rah-kuh ]
/ bəˈrɑ kə /
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noun Islam.

a spiritual power believed to be possessed by certain persons, objects, tombs, etc.

Nearby words

  1. baracoa,
  2. baraesthesia,
  3. baragnosis,
  4. barak,
  5. barak, ehud,
  6. baranavichy,
  7. baranof island,
  8. baranov,
  9. baranov, aleksandr andreyevich,
  10. baranovichi

Origin of baraka

< Arabic barakah; compare Hebrew bərākhāh blessing

Baraka

[ buh-rah-kuh ]
/ bəˈrɑ kə /

noun

I·ma·mu A·mi·ri [ih-mah-moo uh-meer-ee] /ɪˈmɑ mu əˈmɪər i/, Everett LeRoi Jones, 1934–2014, U.S. dramatist, poet, and political activist.
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