The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Mohammedan sect formed in 1827, and met with chiefly in Eastern Bengal; they discard tradition , and accept the Korân as their sole guide in religious and spiritual concerns, in this respect differing from the Sunnites, with whom they have much else in common; although of a purer morality than the main body of Mohammedans, they are narrow and intolerant.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Faraizi'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/faraizi.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.