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  1. hanif(Noun)

    any person, from before the time of Muhammad, who followed a non-pagan, monotheistic religion

  2. Hanif(ProperNoun)

    an Arabic given name

  3. Origin: true believer, "Righteous"


  1. Hanif

    Ḥanīf refers to one who maintained the pure monothestic beliefs of the patriarch Ibrahim. More specifically, in Islamic thought, they are the people who, during the period known as the Pre-Islamic period or Age of Ignorance, were seen to have rejected idolatry and retained some or all of the tenets of the religion of Abraham which was "submission to God" in its purest form.

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  1. Hanif

    name given to a Mohammedan or an Arab of rigidly monotheistic belief.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hanif in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hanif in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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