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(Islam) an older spelling of mullah
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Noun1.mollah - a Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of IslamMollah - a Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of Islam; the head of a mosque
ulama, ulema - the body of Mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Islamic law) who are the interpreters of Islam's sciences and doctrines and laws and the chief guarantors of continuity in the spiritual and intellectual history of the Islamic community
Moslem, Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam
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divines, ecclesiastics, popes, parsons, canons, monks, mollahs,
Contract Award for: Improvement of road from Khamarpara to Tupi para Pucca road (Khamarpara to Tupi para noshar mollah house) at ch: 00m-1153m under Sreepur Upazila, District.
Le chef des talibans afghans, le mollah Omar, a qualifie hier de [beaucoup moins que] legitimes [beaucoup plus grand que] les pourparlers de paix avec le gouvernement de Kaboul dans son premier message depuis une amorce de dialogue la semaine derniere au Pakistan sous l'egide des Etats-Unis et de la Chine.
Qamaruzzaman is the second leader of the fundamentalist Islamist party to be executed for the 1971 offences after Abdul Quadir Mollah, known as the butcher of Mirpur, met a similar fate on December 12, 2013.
Selon plusieurs analyses politiques, le regime des Mollah veut instaurer un groupuscule politique dans le Yemen a l'instar du Hezbollah libanais afin d'assurer son hegemonie sur la region.
On this a mollah arises, and with full, rich voice chants an invocation to the Deity.
While Khalin Joshi is fifth after carding a 71, as many as four golfers -- Ashok Kumar ( 71), Digvijay Singh ( 71), Mohammad Zamal Hossain Mollah ( 72) of Bangladesh and Ranjit Singh ( 72) are sharing the sixth spot with a total of four- under each.
Albareh Art Gallery, Adliya, is hosting an exhibition today and tomorrow titled Au Pays des Mollahs ('Mollah's Land'), which showcases paintings by Iranian-Canadian artist Sayeh Sarfaraz.
Hafez Mollah alias Hasan, who was detained by the CID from his house on Sunday, was formally arrested on Monday, DIG (Operations), CID Dilip Adak said.
For instance, the much-talked about trial of Abdul Quader Mollah generated much heat when he was first sentenced to life for similar crimes and then given death by the Supreme Court.
His father, Dengau, was a free landlord, and this position allowed Shamil and his close friend Ghazi Mollah to study many subjects including Arabic and logic.
According to the report, protesters turned violent following the execution of Abdul Qader Mollah, a senior member of opposition party Jamt-e-Islami, convicted and sentenced to death following the passage of retroactive amendments to the ICT law prohibited by international law.