Shafi'i

Shafi'ite, n.
/shaf"ee ee, shah"fee ee/, n.
one of the four schools of Islamic law, founded by al-Shafi'i. Cf. Hanafi, Hanbali, Maliki.
[ < Ar Shafi'i, der. of name of founder al-Shafi'i]

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