[ fah-kee ]
/ fɑˈki /

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

an Islamic religious lawyer.


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Origin of faqih

From the Arabic word faqīh
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