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the shiites

 
Noun the shiites has 1 sense
  1. Shiah, Shia, Shiah Islam, the Shiites - one of the two main branches of orthodox Islam; mainly in Iran
    --1 is a kind of sect, religious sect, religious order
    --1 is a member of
     Islam, Islamism, Muslimism, Muhammadanism, Mohammedanism, Mohammadanism
    --1 has members:
     Shiite, Shi'ite, Shiite Muslim, Shi'ite Muslim, Shia Muslim
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