khalifah

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Noun1.khalifah - the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth; "many radical Muslims believe a Khalifah will unite all Islamic lands and people and subjugate the rest of the world"
Moslem, Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam
ruler, swayer - a person who rules or commands; "swayer of the universe"
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I then passed through Persia, looked in at Mecca, and paid a short but interesting visit to the Khalifa at Khartoum the results of which I have communicated to the Foreign Office.
The class salute was delivered by Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa.
BNA): The first Ardha show was staged at the Khalifa Town, marking the anniversary of the establishment of the modern state of Bahrain as an Arab and Muslim country in 1783 by its founder Ahmed Al-Fateh, the 46th Anniversary of its accession to the UN as a full member and the 18th Anniversary of HM the King's Accession to the Throne.
THE US yesterday congratulated His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander, on his appointment as First Deputy Premier.
15 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today received cables of congratulations marking Kingdom's celebrations of the anniversary of the establishment of the modern state of Bahrain as an Arab and Muslim country in 1783 by its founder Ahmed Al-Fateh, the 46th Anniversary of its accession to the UN as a full member and the 18th Anniversary of HM the King's Accession to the Throne.
It was attended by Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, Interior Minister Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince's court adviser for political and economic affairs Shaikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa, court head Shaikh Khalifa bin Daij Al Khalifa, adviser Shaikh Ahmed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Public Security chief Major-General Tariq Al Hassan, the Crown Prince's office head Major-General Muneer Ahmed Al Subaie, Bahrain Royal Navy Acting Commander Brigadier-General Shaikh Khalifa bin Abdulla Al Khalifa and US Ambassador Thomas Krajeski.
29 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa congratulated Deputy Prime Minister HH Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa on the graduation of his grandson HH Shaikh Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa from the University of Westminster of London, who obtained a Bachelor Degree in politics and international relations with honour.
MANAMA: His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander, last night underlined the pivotal role of merchant families in promoting the national economy.
28 (BNA): Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa attended the graduation ceremony of his son Shaikh Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa from the University of Westminster , in the United Kingdom.
HIS Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Deputy of His Majesty the King yesterday visited BDF General Command.
28 (BNA): Delegated by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Premier's Advisor His Highness Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa today attended the AMA International University Bahrain (AMAIUB)'s 13th batch graduation.
He was accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander, Personal Representative Shaikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al Khalifa and Royal Court Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa.