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diwan

(dɪˈwɑːn)
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1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant of dewan, divan2, divan3, divan4, divan5
2. (Historical Terms) a variant of dewan, divan2, divan3, divan4, divan5
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Noun1.diwan - a Muslim council of state
privy council - an advisory council to a ruler (especially to the British Crown)
2.diwan - a collection of Persian or Arabic poems (usually by one author)
anthology - a collection of selected literary passages
3.diwan - a Muslim council chamber or law court
boardroom, council chamber - a room where a committee meets (such as the board of directors of a company)
chamber - a room where a judge transacts business
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Concernant l'origine du mot en arabe, conferencier fera savoir que [beaucoup moins que] cela a commence par le terme [beaucoup moins que] Diwane [beaucoup plus grand que] qui signifie inscrire, enregistrer.
The teaser starts with various adjectives defining Khan's role in the movie where he is seen singing Mohammed Rafi's classic song 'Is Diwane Dilne Kya Jadoo Chalaya'.
A year earlier, Chimanlal Luhar had made Do Diwane {Be Kharab Jan) (1936), adapted from a popular play by Munshi and featuring Motilal and Shobhana Samarth.
Safi[beaucoup plus grand que] Diwane Edition Safi 2008).
Price includes flights from Luton on July 20 and B&B at the four-star Diwane Hotel.
Price includes: Return flights to Marrakesh from Manchester - One suitcase allowance per person - Return airport to hotel coach transfers and travel throughout - Four nights' half board at the four-star Diwane Hotel (the four-star El Andalous Hotel is available for a supplement) - City tour of Marrakesh on Day Two (including entrance to Saadian Tombs and Bahia Palace) - Full day visit to the Atlas Mountains on Day Four - A Tour Manager frompounds 449.
Ces soirees seront animees par une pleiade d'artistes de rai, de rap et de la chanson kabyle, notamment les groupes Tafeka, Rahala, Diwane El Bahia, Ansar El Bayane, Flood Rap, Raina Rai et Nes El Hel, ainsi que par de nombreux chanteurs dont Cheikh Naam, Abdelkader Khaldi, Khadidja Salhi, Cheb Hossem, Nacer Ghafour, Cheikh Benaissa et Cheb Didine, indique-t-on de meme source.