Definition of Kiblas

1. Noun. (plural of kibla) ¹



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Definition of Kiblas

1. kibla [n] - See also: kibla

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kiblas

kibes
kibi-
kibibyte
kibibytes
kibitka
kibitkas
kibitz
kibitzed
kibitzer
kibitzers
kibitzes
kibitzing
kibla
kiblah
kiblahs
kiblas (current term)
kibosh
kiboshed
kiboshes
kiboshing
kiboze
kibozed
kibozes
kibozing
kiby
kick
kick-board
kick-boxing
kick-off

Literary usage of Kiblas

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1. Studies in History and Jurisprudence by James Bryce Bryce (1901)
"Along the side towards Mecca are four short recesses (kiblas) resembling the apses of an early Christian basilica, though much smaller, one for each of the ..."

2. Mount Lebanon: A Ten Years' Residence, from 1842 to 1852, Describing the by Charles Henry Churchill (1853)
"I am he who destroys the two kiblas, who abolishes the two laws, and the two professions ... The two kiblas, the two Jaws, and the two professions of faith, ..."

3. Studies in History and Jurisprudence by James Bryce Bryce (1901)
"As I entered this Liwan, the hour of midday prayers had arrived, and the crowd of students rose suddenly and, turning towards the four kiblas, ..."

4. Egypt: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1902)
"... but the early - Egyptian columns were too colossal to be used except occasionally as supports for domes or mausolea or for the kiblas. ..."

5. Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta by Reginald Heber, Amelia Heber (1873)
"... of different sizes, from small terraces, with kiblas for prayers down to stone coffins, as they are sometimes called in England, and as they are found, ..."

6. Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary by Ibn Khallikān (1843)
"This temple is the first of the two kiblas (14), the second of the two " sacred Mosques (15), the third after the two holy cities ..."

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