mollah

mollah

[maw-luh]
noun
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mollah (ˈmɔːlə)
 
n
an older spelling of mullah

mullah, mulla or mollah (ˈmʌlə, ˈmʊlə, ˈmʌlə, ˈmʊlə, ˈmɒlə)
 
n
(formerly) a Muslim scholar, teacher, or religious leader: also used as a title of respect
 
[C17: from Turkish molla, Persian and Hindi mulla, from Arabic mawlā master]
 
mulla, mulla or mollah
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish molla, Persian and Hindi mulla, from Arabic mawlā master]
 
mollah, mulla or mollah
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish molla, Persian and Hindi mulla, from Arabic mawlā master]

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