Zaidi may refer to:

  • The Zaidi fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence), also known as Zaidiyyah
  • Al-Zaidi, Arab descendants of Zaid bin Ali (note: Al-Zaidi may also refer to adherents to the Zaidiyyah fiqh)
  • Zaidi Wasitis, people with the surname Zaidi, South Asian descendants of Zaid bin Ali
  • Zaidis, South Asian followers of Twelver imams and Ja'fari jurisprudence
  • Yiddish informal title for grandfather

Other articles related to "zaidi, zaidis":

List Of Shoe Throwing Incidents - Notable Incidents - 2008 - At George W. Bush
... at the Prime Minister's Palace in Baghdad, Iraq, journalist Muntadhar al-Zaidi threw his shoes at United States President George W ... "This is a farewell kiss from the Iraqi people, you dog!", yelled al-Zaidi in Arabic as he threw his first shoe towards the U.S ... Al-Zaidi was then pulled to the floor by another journalist, before being grabbed by Prime Minister Maliki's guards, kicked, and rushed out of the room ...
Shi'a Imams - Imams - Zaidī View
... Zaidiyyah Zaidiyya, Zaidism or Zaydism (Arabic الزيدية az-zaydiyya, adjective form Zaidi or Zaydi) is a Shī‘ah maðhab (sect, school) named after the Imām Zayd ibn ʻAlī ... Followers of the Zaidi fiqh are called Zaidis (or are occasionally called Fivers in the West) ... However, there is also a group called the Zaidi Wasītīs who are Twelvers ...
Al-Zaidi (surname)
... The surname Al-Zaidi (Az-Zaidi) can denote one or both of the following Sayyid Arab descendents of Zayd bin Ali that either stayed in Kufa, Iraq or returned to Al-Hijaz and ... They are usually Zaidis or converted to Twelver Shiism or Sunnism Those adhering to the Zaidi Maddhab and may or may not be Sayyid ... This use of the surname Al-Zaidi is akin to the use of the surnames Al-Hanafi, Al-Maliki, Al-Shafi'i, etc ...
Mustafa Zaidi
... Mustafa Zaidi (Urdu مصطفیٰ زیدی‎) (1970–1930) was a progressive Urdu poet whose work and literary accomplishments remain popular and ... Mustafa Zaidi grew up in a household with five elder half brothers and was the second of three full brothers ...
Muntadhar Al-Zaidi
... Muntadhar al-Zaidi (Arabic منتظر الزيدي‎ Muntaẓar az-Zaydī) is an Iraqi broadcast journalist who served as a correspondent for Iraqi-owned, Egyptian-based Al-Baghdadia ... As of February 2011, al-Zaidi works with a Lebanese TV channel ... On November 16, 2007, al-Zaidi was kidnapped by unknown assailants in Baghdad ...