What is another word for Shi'ite Muslim?

Pronunciation: [ʃˈɪa͡ɪt mˈʌslɪm] (IPA)

Shi'ite Muslims are members of the second largest denomination of Islam. The term "Shi'ite Muslim" is often used to describe followers of the Shia branch of Islam. However, there are several other ways to refer to Shi'ite Muslims. One common synonym is "Shia Muslim." Other terms include "Shi'a Muslim," "Shi'ah Muslim," and "Shi'i Muslim." These terms are interchangeable and refer to the same religious group. The differences in spelling mainly have to do with variations in pronunciation and transliteration. Overall, the use of different synonyms for the same religious group reflects the diversity and complexity of the Islamic faith.

Synonyms for Shi'ite muslim:

What are the hypernyms for Shi'ite muslim?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    muslim, adherent of Islam, adherent of the Islamic faith, believer in Islam, follower of Islam.

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