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diwan

(dɪˈwɑːn)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant of dewan, divan2, divan3, divan4, divan5
2. (Historical Terms) a variant of dewan, divan2, divan3, divan4, divan5
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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The message was received by Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud al Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court when he received Sheikh Mohammad al Abdullah al Mubarak al Sabah, Deputy Minister of Emiri Diwan Affairs (Envoy of the Emir of Kuwait), on Tuesday.
by ONAThe message was received by Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud Al Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court on Tuesday.
Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah attended the festival on behalf of His Highness the Amir, and was received, upon his arrival, by Head of the Martyrs Bureau Fatima Al-Ameer.
President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma, accompanied by His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani reviews a guard of honour at the Emiri Diwan.
Le Diwan will offer a delectable variety of mezzeh, Arabic juices and hot beverages alongside a New York cigar concept, paying tribute to Waldorf Astoria's American heritage.
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah has unveiled Le Diwan, a new addition to the hotel's current choice of dining venues.
Download Hariri meets with Kuwaiti Emir NNA - Prime Minister, Saad Hariri, met with the Kuwaiti Emir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah at the Emiri Diwan in Bayan Palace.
KARACHI -- Security Exchange Commission of Pakistan has approved the appointment of Aftab Ahmed Diwan as Chief Executive Officer of Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) as per the recommendations of the Board of Directors of CDC.
The Department of Agricultures Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) has launched the SAAD SA DIWAN (Diwan Integrated Welfare in Natural Agriculture) at Virginia Elementary School, Sitio Virginia, Diwan, this city.
La jeune troupe [beaucoup moins que] Jil Diwan El Kandoussi [beaucoup plus grand que], de la localite de Kenadsa, a remporte, mardi soir, a Bechar, le concours du 10e Festival national de musique diwan apres une prestation qui avait marque les esprits par sa justesse et son harmonie.
Muscat, May 15 (ONA) Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud al- Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court sponsored this evening the honoring ceremony for the participants in the program "Development of Advisory Capacity to Advisers of the Diwan of Royal Court and "Development of Future Administrative Leadership to Department Director Category held by the Competence Development Institute at Al Wahat Club in Al Athaibah Neighborhood, in the presence of a number of heads of units, advisers and senior officials at the Diwan of Royal Court.
Dans une tribune, qu'il a signe sur le site americain 'Project Syndicate', Diwan a indique que la nouvelle Tunisie post-printemps arabe a besoin de s'inspirer du modele marocain, si elle veut esperer un jour, pouvoir s'en sortir economiquement Ishac Diwan , economiste et maitre conferencier a l'universite US de Harvard et directeur du programme Afrique et Moyen-Orient, au centre de recherche de l'universite.