sha·ri·'a or sha·ri·a also sha·ri·'ah (shä-rēä)
The code of law based on the Koran and hadith.
[Arabic šarī'a, divinely ordained law, from šara'a, to prescribe or ordain (of God); see śrʿ in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]
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