jehadi

jihadi

[ji-hah-dee]
noun
an Islamic fundamentalist who participates in or supports jihad, especially armed and violent confrontation. See also mujahedin.
Also, jehadi,, jihadist.


Origin:
< Arabic jihādi < jihād ‘struggle’; see jihad

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jihadi or jehadi (dʒɪˈhædɪ)
 
n
Islam
 a.  a person who takes part in a jihad
 b.  (as modifier): jihadi groups
 
jehadi or jehadi
 
n

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