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shaheed

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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic شَهِيد (šahīd), literally "witness".

NounEdit

shaheed (plural shaheeds)

  1. An Islamic or Sikh martyr, one who has died fulfilling a religious commandment and is thus promised a place in Paradise.

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