caliphate

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Related to Califate: Abbasid caliphate, Umayyad Caliphate
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the territorial jurisdiction of a caliph

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the office of a caliph

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In the past few weeks, police arrested several Shiite teenagers for writing derogatory statements against second Muslim Califate Omar and Prophet Mohammad's wife Aisha, both highly revered by Sunnis but not by Shiites.
(132) "Perguntas a Matheus Califate" (slave of Joao Marcos Vieira), 1 August 1794, A.H.U., Rio de Janeiro, p.a.n.c., caixa 157, doc.
It is the initial sound in Khartoum and Califate, and the
When Islam spread into the region, the Abbasid Califate created Baghdad as its center of government and culture.