Islamist
Noun

Islamist (plural Islamists)

  1. (now, rare) A Muslim. [from 19th c.]
  2. A scholastic Muslim who specializes in Muslim academics. [from 1910s]
  3. A Muslim who espouses Islamic fundamentalist beliefs. [from 1980s]
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Islamist

  1. (dated) Relating to Islam; Islamic, Muslim. [from 19th c.]
  2. Motivated by fundamentalist Muslim beliefs, particularly in the political sphere. [from 1980s]
Synonyms
  • Muslimistic
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