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Bektashi

Definition of the noun Bektashi

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noun

  1. A member of an Islamic Sufi order.

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Google previewBuilding Moderate Muslim Networks (2007)

by Angel Rabasa, Cheryl Benard, Lowell H. Schwartz, Peter Sickle

Bektashi is a highly heterodox form of Sufism with strong roots in Albanian culture . The Harabati Bektashi Teqe in Tetova, Macedonia, is a also major Sufi institution in the Balkans, but it is now under siege by Wahhabis. • • CHAPTER SEVEN ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Kosova (2004)

by Robert Elsie

Among the early Bektashi monasteries in the southern Balkans was the tekke in Tetova (Mac. Tetovo) in Macedonia, founded at the end of the sixteenth century. The monastery was constructed by one Harabati (Harabti) Baba, after whom the ...

Google previewThe Popular Encyclopedia of World Religions (2007)

by Richard Wolff

A word should perhaps be added about the Bektashi communities in Turkey and Albania. Although founded in the thirteenth century by Bektash Wali, the movement did not reach its present form till the sixteenth century. Both Shiites and the ...

Google previewChambers's encyclopaedia (1901)

a dictionary of universal knowledge

Bektashi. See Dervish. Bel and the Dragon, an apocryphal book of the Old Testament, originally appended to the Book of Daniel. It first appears in ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1914)

BEKTASHI. See Baiktashi.

Google previewA New Complete English Dictionary ... (1760)

Wherein Difficult Words and Technical Terms, in All Faculties and Professions ... are Fully Explained ... by John Marchant, Gordon (lexicographer)

The Bektashi are obliged to visit remote lands, and to salute every one ...

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Small photo of Hadji Bektashi-Veli Complex. It is the tomb of Bektashi in Nevsehir/Turkey. Known as the inspiration of the Bektashi religius order and the patron.Small photo of Kruje, Albania - 3 June, 2017: The Kruje castle. Inside the castle is the Teqe of Dollme of the Bektashi, the National Skanderbeg Museum.Small photo of Kruje, Albania - 3 June, 2017: The Kruje castle. Inside the castle is the Teqe of Dollme of the Bektashi, the National Skanderbeg Museum.Small photo of Old Mosque In Castle Of Kruja is a small Bektashi temple called The Dollma Teqe. Kruje, Albania.Small photo of arab arcade (flaming or inflected arch) of Bektashi Tekke around Drisht hills, AlbaniaSmall photo of Bektashi Tekke around Drisht hills with arab arcade (flaming or inflected arch) - AlbaniaSmall photo of Old Mosque In Castle Of Kruja is a small Bektashi temple called The Dollma Teqe More...

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The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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