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Definition of the noun SHI'A
What does SHI'A mean as a name of something?
- The minority branch of Islam whose followers believe that Muhammad designated his son-in-law, Ali, to succeed him as leader, and that their leaders have special sacred wisdom.
- One who follows Shi'ah Islam, a Shi'ite.
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A Shi'a village
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Video shows what Shi'a means. The branch of Islam that believes that Ali succeeded Muhammad as leader and that places emphasis on the prophet's family.
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