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mollah

[maw-luh] /ˈmɔ lə/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for mollah

mollah

/ˈmɔːlə/
noun
1.
an older spelling of mullah

mullah

/ˈmʌlə; ˈmʊlə/
noun
1.
(formerly) a Muslim scholar, teacher, or religious leader: also used as a title of respect
Word Origin
C17: from Turkish molla, Persian and Hindi mulla, from Arabic mawlā master
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