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Noun1.fakeer - a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy manfakeer - a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy man
Moslem, Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam
dervish - an ascetic Muslim monk; a member of an order noted for devotional exercises involving bodily movements
holy man, holy person, saint, angel - person of exceptional holiness
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postulants, scribes, gooroos, precentors, beadles, fakeers, sextons,
At a consultation with the minister, Senator Gianchand, MNA Fakeer Sher Mohammed Bilalani, MPA Dost Ali Rahimoon, Tharparkar district council chairman Dr Ghulam Haider Samejo and councillors complained that due to certain official hindrances and incomplete formalities, the work for the installation of more reverse osmosis (RO) plants had come to a halt.
Summary: Shafi Fakeer, Shaman Ali Mirali, Farzana Bahar will perform on Friday at Pakistan Association Dubai
On the other hand, a 38-year-old man identified as Aijaz Ahmed Shah also known as Aijaz Fakeer was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Tral area of Pulwama district.
MITHI -- The glowing tributes were paid to legendary singer Sadiq Fakeer on his 3rd death anniversary held in Benazir Bhuitto Cultural Complex in Mithi on Monday night by Sadiq Fakeer Foundation .
Provincial Home Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal, Sindh Law Minister Zia Lanjar, MNA Noor Mohammad Jilani, Fakeer Sher Mohammad Bilalani , Dr Mahesh Kumar Malani, Dost Ali Rahimoon, Senator Gayanchand and others were also present on the occasion.
Summary: New Delhi [India], October 2 (ANI): While reacting to the question related to Lokpal Act, social activist Anna Hazare on Monday said that he is fakeer (beggar) and have no demands.
Syria's preparations have been hampered by the ongoing security issues at home, but coach Muhannad al Fakeer is confident that his team can make a strong start against Iran.
Mian Sahib Dino Fakeer was another remarkable name in Sindhi poetry had also contributed much in Sindhi and Siraki Poetry.