fitna

Word Origin for fitna

Arabic
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Examples from the Web for fitna

Contemporary Examples of fitna

  • Elsayed walked by, charging us with “fitna,” a loaded word in Muslim communities that refers to people who cause conflict.

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    Showdown at the Mosque

    Asra Q. Nomani

    May 17, 2010

Historical Examples of fitna