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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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Words nearby Sunnite
sun moss, sunn, Sunna, Sunni, sunnies, Sunnite, sunny, sunny side, sunny-side up, Sunnyvale, sun pan
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How to use Sunnite in a sentence
Even the hospitality enjoined by the Koran is displayed only towards the orthodox Sunnite sect.
The Khan was a person of refinement and culture; he was very tolerant, and to him Sunnite or Shi-ite was the same thing.
I squatted down, unheeded in the midst of the crowd of hungry Shi-ite and Sunnite pilgrims.
This is especially the case with slaves who belong to the Sunnite sect.Sketches of Central Asia (1868)|Arminius Vmbry
Omar, a Sunnite, obtained the leadership in 634, and proceeded to carry out the prophet's ambitious schemes of conquest.
British Dictionary definitions for Sunnite
/ (ˈsʌnaɪt) /
Islam an adherent of the Sunni
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