Harun al-Rashid

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Ha·run al-Ra·shid

or Ha·roun al-Ra·schid  (hä-ro͞on′ äl-rä-shēd′) also Harun ar-Ra·shid (är′-) 763?-809.
Fifth Abbasid caliph of Baghdad (786-809) noted for the splendor of his court and his military campaign against the Byzantine Empire.

Harun al-Rashid

(hæˈruːn ˈælræˈʃiːd)
n
(Biography) ?763–809 ad, Abbasid caliph of Islam (786–809), whose court at Baghdad was idealized in the Arabian Nights

Ha•run al-Ra•shid

(hɑˈrun ˌɑl rɑˈʃid)
n.
a.d. 764?–809, caliph of Baghdad 786–809: made a legendary hero in The Arabian Nights.
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Tambien las toscas mercaderias de Europa interesaban a la corte grandiosa de Harun Al Raschid, y eso que el musulman jamas llego a gozar de las delicias que conlleva poseer un tarro de plastico, especial para mantener la cerveza congelada, en el que alguna mano inhabil hubiese escrito "Heil, Europe".