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Variant of aga.
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(Historical Terms) a variant spelling of aga
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or a•gha(ˈɑ gə)
(in Turkey and other Muslim countries) a title of honor for a high official, military commander, etc.
[1590–1600; < Turkish ağa lord]
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|Noun||1.||Agha - title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)|
form of address, title of respect, title - an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
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