Sunni meaning

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The branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors of Muhammad.
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A Muslim belonging to this branch; a Sunnite.
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Belonging or relating to to the branch of Islam based on the Qur'an, the Kutub al-Sittah (the hadiths which record the Sunnah) and that places emphasis on the Sahabah.

Are all of your family members Sunnis?

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(countable) A follower of Sunni Islam.
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(uncountable) Sunni Islam.
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Origin of sunni

  • Arabic sunnī adherent of the Sunna from sunna customary practice, tradition Sunna

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Arabic سني (súnniyy), from سنة (súnna, “Sunna") + ـي (-iyy).

    From Wiktionary