bahaism

Bahaʾism

[buh-hah-iz-uhm, -hahy-iz-]
noun
the religion of Bahaʾi.
Also, Bahaism, Bahāʾīsm.


Origin:
Baha ʾ(i) + -ism

Bahaʾist, noun, adjective
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bahaism

noun
a religion founded in Iran in 1863; emphasizes the spiritual unity of all humankind; incorporates Christian and Islamic tenets; many adherents live in the United States; "Bahaism has no public rituals or sacraments and praying is done in private" 
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