Of or relating to a religion founded in 1863 in Persia and emphasizing the spiritual unity of all humankind.
A teacher of or a believer in this faith.
Other Word Forms
Origin of baha-i
- Persian bahā’ī a follower of Bahā’ullāh , the Splendor of God, Bahaullah from bahā’ splendor from Arabic bhw in Semitic roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition