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|Arabic to English translations [PRO]|
|Arabic term or phrase: الخلوة|
|إذ يعمد بعض المتصوفين الى دخول الخلوة لوحده فيصوم عن الروح و ما يخرج من الروح لا يأكل الا خبز الشعير المبسوس بالزيت|
|quite a few options for this given the context...|
You can say...
enter into seclusion/isolation/solitude
enter a place of seclusion
The choice is up to you. They all mean more or less the same...
personally, I wouldn't chose hermitage as I don't feel that that is where sufis go to. Besides, if that was the case, there are better words in Arabic for it, so the other possibilities I have given would be more suitable. Aisha
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|Thank you Aisha.|
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