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khalif

[kuh-leef, key-lif, kal-if] /kəˈlif, ˈkeɪ lɪf, ˈkæl ɪf/
noun
1.
Also, khalifa
[kuh-lee-fuh] /kəˈli fə/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for khalif

caliph

/ˈkeɪlɪf; ˈkæl-/
noun
1.
(Islam) the title of the successors of Mohammed as rulers of the Islamic world, later assumed by the Sultans of Turkey
Word Origin
C14: from Old French, from Arabic khalīfa successor

khalif

/ˈkeɪlɪf; ˈkæl-/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of caliph
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