Definition of Kalifs

1. Noun. (plural of kalif) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kalifs

1. kalif [n] - See also: kalif

Kalifs Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Kalifs Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Kalifs

kalends
kales
kalewife
kalewives
kaleyard
kaleyards
kali
kalian
kalians
kalicine
kalicinite
kalif
kalifate
kalifates
kalifersite
kalifs (current term)
kaligenous
kalima
kalimba
kalimbas
kalimotxo
kalininite
kalinite
kalinites
kaliopenia
kaliopenic
kaliophilite
kaliophilites
kaliph
kaliphate

Literary usage of Kalifs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Gate of Asia: A Journey from the Persian Gulf to the Black Sea by William Warfield (1916)
"... CITY OF THE kalifs THERE are certain names of cities that are endowed with a rare poetic feeling that never fails to stir romantic sensations in our ..."

2. Readings in Ancient History: Illustrative Extracts from the Sources by William Stearns Davis, Willis Mason West (1913)
"BAGDAD UNDER THE ABBASIDE kalifs Abridged from Ameer All, " History of the Saracens," p. 454 Bagdad "the city of the Arabian nights " was founded in 764 AD ..."

3. A Short History of the Near East: From the Founding of Constantinople (330 A by William Stearns Davis (1922)
"750-1258 Abbasside kalifs at new capital of Bagdad. ... Rival kalifs at Cordova and Cairo. 1258 Sack of Bagdad by Mongols under Hulagu: end of Abbasside ..."

4. A Survey of the Turkish Empire: In which are Considered I. Its Government by William Eton (1801)
"... the title of commander of the faithful,. heretofore borne by the kalifs of Bagdad. ;. . ... The laft of the Egyptian kalifs called ip the Turks to his. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Kalifs

Search for Kalifs on Dictionary.com!Search for Kalifs on Thesaurus.com!Search for Kalifs on Google!Search for Kalifs on Wikipedia!

Search