What does shi'ite mean?

Definitions for shi'iteˈʃi aɪt; ʃiˈi, ˈʃi i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shi'ite.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Shiite, Shi'ite, Shiite Muslim, Shi'ite Muslim, Shia Muslim(noun)

    a member of the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shi'ite in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shi'ite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Akram Shahab:

    They spray-painted (Shi’ite) on the gate to alert the other militia groups.

  2. Mustafa Alani:

    Abadi is caught between two fires: the Sunni hardliners and the Shi'ite hardliners.

  3. Mustafa Alani:

    Actually, I think this is partly about Shi'ite terrorism, because nobody is putting any effort into fighting that.

  4. Sadoun Muhsin al-Kilabi:

    It has no sectarian dimension. It only has a security dimension: to protect the people, Sunni and Shi'ite alike, from the destruction of Daesh.

  5. Jamal Khashoggi:

    With Iran, it's an issue of religion, of Shi'ite expansionism, but for Russia it's about geopolitics and interests, so we can talk to the Russians.

Images & Illustrations of shi'ite

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