Qadianis

[ kah-dee-ah-nis ]
/ ˌkɑ diˈɑ nɪs /

noun

See under Ahmadiya.

Definition for qadianis (2 of 2)

Ahmadiya

[ ah-muh-dee-yuh ]
/ ˌɑ məˈdi yə /

noun Islam.

a modern sect, divided into an older group (Qadianis) and a newer group (Lahore party).

Origin of Ahmadiya

< Arabic aḥmadīyah literally, followers of Aḥmad, i.e., Muhammad
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