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Definition of "mahdi" []

  • The title assumed by Mohammed Ahmed. ?1843–85, Sudanese military leader, who led a revolt against Egypt (1881) and captured Khartoum (1885) (noun)
  • Any of a number of Muslim messiahs expected to convert all mankind to Islam (noun)

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  • "[13] The mahdi is the Shiite twelfth imam, a messiah-like figure who disappeared in 874 and is expected to return to deliver the world from injustice."
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