See also: Dervish
dervish (plural dervishes)
- A member of the Dervish fraternity of Sufism, known for spinning.
- (historical) A citizen or inhabitant of Darawiish (circa 1895–1920 C.E.), the Dhulbahante anti-colonial polity geographically corresponding with Khaatumo.
- (historical) One of the fanatical followers of the Mahdi, in the Sudan, in the 1880s.
a member of Dervish fraternity of Sufism