kiyas

[ kee-yahs ]
/ kiˈyɑs /

noun

Islam. qiyas.

Nearby words

  1. kiwi ferns,
  2. kiwi fruit,
  3. kiwiana,
  4. kiwis,
  5. kiwisports,
  6. kiyi,
  7. kiyoodle,
  8. kizil irmak,
  9. kizil kum,
  10. kjölen

qiyas

or ki·yas

[ kee-yahs ]
/ kiˈyɑs /

noun Islam.

judgment of an act or belief by application of established principles governing some analogous act or belief.

Origin of qiyas

From the Arabic word qiyās analogy

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