[ koo-tuhb ]

  1. (in Sufism) the highest-ranking saint, the focal point of all spiritual energy.

Origin of Qutb

First recorded in 1895–1900, Qutb is from the Arabic word quṭb literally, axis

Words Nearby Qutb

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How to use Qutb in a sentence

  • Qutb Khn, for his part, abandoned Etwa on hearing these news, fled with a few and got away.

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