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 Sunna or Sonna.Suo Jure (Latin). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Sunnites (2 syl.).
 
Orthodox Mahometans, who consider the Sunna or Oral Law as binding as the Koran. They wear white turbans. The heterodox Moslems are called Shiites or Shiahs (q.v.).   1
 


 Sunna or Sonna.Suo Jure (Latin). 

 
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