noun, plural Wah·ha·bis. Islam.
Origin of Wahhabi
Examples from the Web for wahhabi
Contemporary Examples of wahhabi
“I thought in Europe they would abandon Wahhabi teachings,” she say.The Secret Life of an ISIS Warlord
Will Cathcart, Vazha Tavberidze, Nino Burchuladze
October 27, 2014
Not since the Saudi and Wahhabi sack of Najaf and Kerbala in 1806 has sectarian violence in the Middle East been this extreme.Zarqawism Lives: Iraq’s al Qaeda Nightmare Is Back
August 12, 2013
The two Wahhabi states do work together albeit with some friction in Syria.Saudi Arabia Cheers the Coup in Egypt
July 7, 2013
Hejazis in the west and Shia in the east resent the strict Wahhabi lifestyle in the Nejd central desert.With Prince Muqrin’s Appointment, Saudi Succession Crisis Looms
February 3, 2013
He was as controlling of his wives as one might expect of a strict Wahhabi Muslim, barring them from leaving home.Osama bin Laden's Twisted Love Life
David A. Graham
May 2, 2011
Historical Examples of wahhabi
Here it asks, “We would like to know if the speaker be a Wahhabi.”
We remembered p. 20that we were among Wahhabi fanatics, and we began to be very much alarmed.
From another part of the Mosque comes the reply: “Ay, he is a Wahhabi.”
It would have been curious to ascertain whether Obeyd wore a plain unjewelled weapon in keeping with Wahhabi austerity.A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 1 [of 2]
This affair contributed much to the extension and renown of the Wahhabi power; and offers of submission came in from all sides.