Babist
Babist Bab"ist, n. A believer in Babism. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Babist — Babism Bab ism, Babiism Bab i*ism, n. The doctrine of a modern religious pantheistical sect in Persia, which was founded, about 1844, by Mirza Ali Mohammed ibn Rabhik (1820 1850), who assumed the title of Bab ed Din (Per., Gate of the Faith).… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Babist — noun A believer in Babism …   Wiktionary

  • Babist — Ba|bịst 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en; Rel.〉 Anhänger des Babismus …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Babist — Ba|bist der; en, en <zu ↑...ist> Anhänger des Babismus …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • babist — n. person who believes in Babism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • babist — bab·ist …   English syllables

  • babist — bə̇st noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : an adherent of Babism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Babism — Babist, n., adj. /bah biz euhm/, n. Babi (def. 1). [1840 50; BAB + ISM] * * * Religion that developed in Iran around Mīrzā ʽAlī Muḥammad s claim (1844) to be the Bāb. Its beliefs are set forth in the Bayān, a holy book written by the Bāb, which… …   Universalium

  • Heterodoxy — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Sectarianism. < N PARAG:Heterodoxy >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 heterodoxy heterodoxy Sgm: N 1 error error &c. 495 Sgm: N 1 false doctrine false doctrine heresy schism Sgm: N 1 schismaticism schismaticism …   English dictionary for students

  • Jahangir-Khan Sur-e-Esrafil — Mirzā Jahāngir Khān (ميرزا جهانگيرخان) Mirzā Jahāngir Khān (≈1870, or 1875, Shiraz June 4, 1908, Tehran) (Persian: میرزا جهانگیرخان), mostly known as Mirzā Jahāngir Khān Shirāzi (شيرازى ) and Jahāngir Khān e Sūr e Esrāfil (جهانگیرخان صوراسرافیل) …   Wikipedia

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