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Sheitan

[shahy-tahn]
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noun
  1. Ash-Shaytān.
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Historical Examples

  • For any sound resembling Sheitan is blasphemy to the ears of a Yezidi.

    The Cradle of Mankind

    W.A. Wigram

  • That it was a miracle none doubted: but was it of Allah, or of Sheitan?

  • It was you who betrayed our innocence into the abode of Sheitan.

  • In Moslem countries, however, ‘Sheitan’ combines the demonic and the malignant voracities.

    Demonology and Devil-lore

    Moncure Daniel Conway

  • Their admitted reverence for Sheitan constitutes an abomination which neither Moslem nor Christian can condone.