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English definition of “Sunni”


adjective, noun [C]     /ˈsʊn.i/
(a member ) of the largest Islamic religious group , which follows the teachings only of Mohammed , not those of any of the religious leaders who came after him: a Sunni Muslim IslamReligions and religious groupsChristian denominationsFollowers of religious groups
(Definition of Sunni adjectivenoun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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