noun, plural fa·qihs, fu·qa·haʾ [foo-kah-hah] /fuˈkɑ hɑ/. Islam.

an Islamic religious lawyer.

Origin of faqih

From the Arabic word faqīh
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    Saudi Arabia's 'Day of Rage'

    Mike Giglio

    March 10, 2011