Aqeeda Term and its meaning in dictionary

Q.From where Term AQEEDAH has come What is Linguistic MEANING

Ans. Although term Aqeedah is not from Quran and Hadith but there is no controversy among Muslim Groups/ Scholars over the use of this term as alternate to Emaan (Faith). Quran and Hadith has used Emaan word.

The Linguistic Meaning of Aqeedah: Literally, the word `aqidah is derived from the triconsonantal root"`A-Q-D", which means to tie or knot. al-Aqad, which is to 'tie something (firmly). 

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