caliphate

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Related to Caliph of Baghdad: khalif, Abbasid dynasty
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the territorial jurisdiction of a caliph

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the office of a caliph

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Stephen Morris Catherine Street, Aberdare # Editor's note: The Caliph of Baghdad is a comic opera dating back to 1800, written by Adrien Boieldieu with a libretto by Claude de Saint-Just.
During the Arab era of the Abbasids, for example, the caliph of Baghdad controlled most of the region and simply gave to the residents of Baku and the surroundings the right to sell any oil they found.