nabi

[ nah-bee ]
/ ˈnɑ bi /

noun Islam.

a prophet.

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Origin of nabi

First recorded in 1875–80, nabi is from the Arabic word nabī
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British Dictionary definitions for nabis

Nabis
/ (French nabi) /

pl n singular -bi (-bi)

a group of French artists much influenced by Gauguin, including Bonnard and Vuillard, who reacted against the naturalism of the impressionistsSee also synthetism

Word Origin for Nabis

C19: French, from Hebrew nābhi prophet
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