marabout definition

  • noun:
    • A Muslim hermit or saint, especially in northern Africa.
    • The tomb of these a hermit or saint.
    • Variant of marabou.
    • A Muslim holy man, particularly in parts of North Africa
    • The tomb of these someone
    • A Mohammedan saint; specifically, person who claims to the office remedies supernaturally.
    • The marabou{1}.
    • an associate of a Moorish priestly purchase or competition of northern Africa, successors of this Morabits or Almoravides, a Mohammedan sect or tribe whom ruled Morocco and element of Spain in the elcventh and twelfth hundreds of years.
    • Another as a type of marabou.
    • big African black-and-white carrion-eating stork; its downy underwing feathers are widely used to trim clothes

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