caliphate


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Related to caliphate: Abbasid caliphate, Umayyad Caliphate
  • noun

Words related to caliphate

the territorial jurisdiction of a caliph

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the office of a caliph

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With respect to the other 33-plus provinces declared so far, mainly following operations they were able to carry out, most of them could be counted as symbolic of the expansion of their caliphate declared in June last year.
After two Indian brothers, Maulana Muhammad Ali and Maulana Shaukat Ali, leaders of the Indian-based Khilafat Movement, distributed pamphlets calling on the Turkish people to preserve the Ottoman Caliphate for the sake of Islam, Ataturk got the Turkish Republic's National Assembly to abolish Sunni Islam's last Caliphate on March 3, 1924.
But as far as the Empire of Chaos goes--not to mention the Gulf petro-monarchies--the current, shifting, extremely messy situation is the best deal; "Syraq" fully debilitated, war on two fronts, Iran on the defensive, and the fake Caliphate establishing partition facts on the ground.
ISIS's spiritual leader, al Baghdadi, presents himself to members of the Caliphate as a man with honorable qualities, and traces his lineage to the Prophet Mohammad.
Boko Haram followed the lead of IS in August by declaring an Islamic caliphate in northeast Nigeria that grew to cover an area the size of Belgium.
8220;We need a deeper understanding and investigation of these factors in order to have a better understanding of these issues relating to jihadists and Caliphate groups that we're encountering.
ISIS' Cyber Caliphate wrote on their Facebook page, which was removed shortly after, the "infidels" will see no mercy from them since the hackers are in their PCs and office.
The latest version of the caliphate was announced last June, when Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Sham (ISIS), proclaimed himself khalifah and amir al-mu'minin (prince of the believers).
The rapid territorial gain and the influence of caliphate on the one hand glamorises the image of the group (IS) while on the other it enhances its capability.
The reason is that the mentioned subject is considered as important cultural factors in the first period of the Abbasid Caliphate (232- 132 AH).
Left unchecked, we will face a terrorist caliphate on the shores of the Mediterranean," Prime Minister David Cameron said ahead of the vote.
Commander Mirwais said that if IS proved a true Islamic caliphate, they would link up with it.
The ISIS caliphate is officially condemned as the "No.
I SEE the members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community claim they are members of a peaceful caliphate.