Ommiad

Ommiad

[oh-mahy-ad]
noun, plural Ommiads, Ommiades [oh-mahy-uh-deez] .
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Omayyad or Ommiad (əʊˈmaɪæd)
 
n , pl -yads, -yades, -ads, -ades
1.  a caliph of the dynasty ruling (661--750 ad) from its capital at Damascus
2.  an emir (756--929 ad) or caliph (929--1031 ad) of the Omayyad dynasty in Spain
 
Ommiad or Ommiad (əʊˈmaɪæd, -əˌdiːz)
 
n

Ommiad (əʊˈmaɪæd)
 
n , pl -ads, -ades
a variant spelling of Omayyad

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