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Mameluke

/ˈmæməˌluːk/
noun
1.
a member of a military class, originally of Turkish slaves, ruling in Egypt from about 1250 to 1517 and remaining powerful until crushed in 1811
2.
(in Muslim countries) a slave
Word Origin
C16: via French, ultimately from Arabic mamlūk slave, from malaka to possess
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