plural nounsing. mu·ja·hid′
(the members of) a Muslim guerrilla force that claims divine authority for its activities
often sp. mu·ja·hi·din′, mu·ja·he·din′, or mu·ja·he·deen′
Origin of mujahideenArabic muj?hid?n, plural of muj?hid, person who fights in a jihad
Arabic Ù…Ø¬Ø§Ù‡Ø¯ÙŠÙ† (mujahidÃn), plural of Ù…Ø¬Ø§Ù‡Ø¯ (mujÃ¡hid, “fighter, freedom fighter, warrior, struggler").