fakir definition

  • noun:
    • A Muslim spiritual mendicant.
    • A Hindu ascetic or spiritual mendicant, particularly one that executes feats of magic or stamina.
    • A Muslim religious mendicant.
    • A Hindu ascetic or spiritual mendicant, particularly person who carries out feats of magic or endurance.
    • A faqir.
    • an ascetic mendicant, particularly a person who performs feats of stamina or obvious magic
    • an Oriental Muslim or Hindu religious ascetic or begging monk who is thought to be a holy guy or a wonder employee.
    • See faker.
    • A Mohammedan religious mendicant or ascetic “who is within need of mercy, and poor in the picture of Jesus, rather than looking for worldly support” (Hughes, Dict. of Islam).
    • A Hindu devotee or ascetic; a yogi.
    • A misspelling of faker.
    • A faqir.
    • a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who's seen as a holy man
    • an ascetic mendicant, especially one who performs feats of endurance or apparent magic
    • an Oriental Muslim or Hindu religious ascetic or begging monk who's thought to be a holy man or a wonder employee.
    • See faker.
    • A Mohammedan religious mendicant or ascetic “who is in need of mercy, and poor in the sight of God, rather than in need of worldly assistance” (Hughes, Dict. of Islam).
    • A Hindu devotee or ascetic; a yogi.
    • A misspelling of faker.
    • a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who's considered to be a holy man
    • A Muslim spiritual mendicant.
    • A Hindu ascetic or spiritual mendicant, specifically one that does feats of magic or endurance.
    • A faqir.
    • an ascetic mendicant, particularly person who does feats of stamina or apparent secret
    • an Oriental Muslim or Hindu spiritual ascetic or begging monk who's regarded as a holy guy or a wonder worker.
    • See faker.
    • A Mohammedan religious mendicant or ascetic “who is in need of mercy, and bad when you look at the sight of Jesus, versus looking for worldly assistance” (Hughes, Dict. of Islam).
    • A Hindu devotee or ascetic; a yogi.
    • A misspelling of faker.
    • a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk that is seen as a holy guy

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