federation of tribes


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Israel," on the other hand, came to stand for a loose federation of tribes, clans and families, each one of which was understood to have rights to a certain plot of land, offered in perpetuity to that sub group by the ultimate owner, Yahweh (Davids, 19; Pixley, 19).
The trucial states of Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain was once part of an empire built by the Qawasim (plural for Qassimi), a federation of tribes on the Oman coast which emerged at the end of the 18th century AD.
The trucial states of Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain once used to be part of an empire built by the Qawasim, a federation of tribes on the coast of Oman which emerged at the end of the 18th century AD.
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