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Hu·sain 1

or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′)
See Hussein1.

Hu·sain 2

or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′)
See Hussein2.

Hus·sein 1

or Hu·sain or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′) 626-680.
The grandson of Muhammad and son of Fatima and Ali, revered by Shiites as the third imam.

Hus·sein 2

or Hu·sain or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′) Full name King Hussein bin Talal. 1935-1999.
King of Jordan (1953-1999) who established a constitutional hereditary monarchy and espoused a moderate, generally pro-Western policy in the Middle East. He lost western Jordan to Israel in the Six-Day War (1967) but was later instrumental in negotiating the Israel-Jordan Treaty of Peace (1994).
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Noun1.Husayn - Iraqi leader who waged war against IranHusayn - Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937)
2.Husayn - king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)
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Primarily drawn from the collections of the Freer and Sackler galleries, the exhibition includes the only known signed work by the "inventor" of nasta'liq, Mir Ali from Tabriz, two folios from a collection of poetry by the late 15th-century ruler Sultan Husayn Bayqara and sumptuous illuminated pages from imperial Mughal albums.
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Davutoy-lu paid a working visit to the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Wednesday, where he was received by Somali Interior and National Security Minister Abdulkarim Husayn, Social Services Minister Meriem Kasym and other officials at Mogadishu International Airport.
Baha'u'llah (means "Glory of God"), founder of Baha'i Faith, was born in Tehran (Iran) as Mirza Husayn Ali, and his birthday is one of the nine annual holy days when work is suspended.
Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Husayn Ibrahim Salih al-Shahristani attended the ceremony for the foundation lay of the biggest natural gas combined cycle power plant of Iraq.
Maher Husayn of 'Issawiya said the Israeli police went beyond their lawful responsibilities in arresting children and closing off entrance points to the neighborhood.
The song is written and composed by Tamer Husayn and there are plans to film it in the form of a video clip in the near future.