cadi

[kah-dee, key-]
noun, plural cadis.
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cadi or kadi (ˈkɑːdɪ, ˈkeɪdɪ, ˈkɑːdɪ, ˈkeɪdɪ)
 
n , pl -dis
a judge in a Muslim community
 
[C16: from Arabic qādī judge]
 
kadi or kadi
 
n
 
[C16: from Arabic qādī judge]

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But the matter was at length discovered, and they were all brought before the cadi.
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