Maliki

[ mal-i-kee ]
/ ˈmæl ɪ ki /
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noun Islam.

one of the four schools of Islamic law, founded by Malik ibn Anas (c715–795).


Origin of Maliki

< Arabic Mālikī, derivative of name of founder, Mālik ibn Anas

Related formsMal·i·kite, noun

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