Posted on 03/31/2012 by marina

FARA’IZ فراىض
pl. of Farizah. “Inheritances”. A term used for the law of inheritance, or ‘Ilmu ‘l-Fara’iz. Farizah means literally an ordination of God, and this branch of Muslim law is so called because it is established fully in the Quran, Surah iv. [INHERITANCE.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam