Definitions for muftiˈmʌf ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mufti(noun)

    a jurist who interprets Muslim religious law

  2. mufti(noun)

    civilian dress worn by a person who is entitled to wear a military uniform

GCIDE

  1. Mufti(n.)

    One of the chief legal advisers to the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire.

  2. Origin: [Ar. mufti.]

Wiktionary

  1. mufti(Noun)

    A Muslim scholar and interpreter of shariu2019a law, who can deliver a fatwa

  2. mufti(Noun)

    Civilian dress when worn by a member of the military, or casual dress when worn by a pupil of a school who normally would wear uniform

  3. Origin: From (definite form).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mufti(noun)

    an official expounder of Mohammedan law

  2. Mufti(noun)

    citizen's dress when worn by a naval or military officer; -- a term derived from the British service in India

  3. Origin: [Ar. mufti.]

Freebase

  1. Mufti

    A mufti is a Sunni Islamic scholar who is an interpreter or expounder of Islamic law. In religious administrative terms, a mufti is roughly equivalent to a deacon to a Sunni population. A muftiate or diyanet is a council of muftis.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Mufti

    a doctor and interpreter of Mohammedan law.


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