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noun Islam.
  1. one of the four schools of Islamic law, founded by Malik ibn Anas (c715–795).
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Origin of Maliki

< Arabic Mālikī, derivative of name of founder, Mālik ibn Anas
Related formsMal·i·kite, noun
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