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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Sunni Muslim.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Sunni, a follower of the Sunni branch of Islam.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the orthodox Mohammedans who receive the Sunna as of equal importance with the Koran.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the so-called orthodox Mohammedans who receive the Sunna as of equal importance with the Koran. See Sunna and Shiah.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Muhammad

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From Sunni.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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