Chinese edit

letter; true; to believe
letter; true; to believe; sign; evidence
scholar; warrior; knight
simp. and trad.

Etymology edit

First attested in Muhammad Ma Jian's Chinese translation of the Quran, which serves as the Chinese term for the Quranic Arabic term يأيها الذين آمنوا (O you who believe)

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit


  1. (Islam) believer; faithful Muslim
    信士長官信士长官  ―  xìnshì de zhǎngguān  ―  Commander of the Faithful

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