The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Mohammedan sect which arose among the Nedj tribe in Central Arabia, whose aims were puritanic and the restoration of Islamism to its primitive simplicity in creed, worship, and conduct; in creed they were substantially the same as the Sunnites (q. v .).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Wahabis'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/w/wahabis.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.