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Hash·e·mite

also Hash·i·mite  (hăsh′ə-mīt′)
n.
A member of a princely Arab family claiming direct descent from the prophet Muhammad.

[From Arabic hāšimī, from hašama, to destroy, smash; see hśm in Semitic roots.]
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The three companions were thus closely related to Mohammad and fulfilled the Quraish for Hashimite (the clan of the Prophet) blood!" The three duels were as rapid as they were murderous.
Jordan is all set to start work on the renovation of the King Abdullah and Prince Rashed complexes in Zarqa region of the Hashimite kingdom to integrate them with the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project grid, reported state news agency Petra , citing the transport minister.
President Duterte is set to sign agreements in the areas of labor, science, defense, and trade and investment during his historic visit to Israel on September 2 to 5, and the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan on September 6 to 8, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.
These uprisings were a watershed in the history of the Hashimite family.
It holds vital significance not only because it has been authored by the Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad who is descendant of the Prophet (pbuh), an asset to the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan and an eminent Islamic scholar engaged in rigorous research and intellectual activism on counter-extremism, but also because the book's foreword has been written by the King himself, who is known for his global effort of deradicalisation.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan to Azerbaijan Nassar Ibrahim Mohammad al-Habashneh has received Caspian Energy's delegation headed by President and Editor-in-Chief of Caspian Energy International Media Group Natalya Aliyeva, CEIBC said in a message on December14.
6 (SUNA) - President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has received congratulatory cables on Eid Al-Adha from the President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, His Majesty the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Eisa Al-Khalifa, the President of Eritrea, Isaias Afwerki, His Majesty the King of the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan, Abdallah bin Al-Hussein II, the President of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, the Chairman of Arab Parliament, Ahmed bin Mohamed Al-Jarwan, and the Secretary General of the Arab League, Nabil El-Arabi.
Gaza, Shawwal 16, 1436, Aug 1, 2015, SPA -- The Palestinian Leadership decided on Friday to contact Arab brethren, particularly the Arab Committee formed under the chairmanship of the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Chairman of the Arab Summit, which includes the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan, the Arab non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the Kingodm of Morocco, the State of Palestine and the Secretary General of the Arab League to submit a draft resoultion before the UNSC, on the crimes and terrorism of Israeli settlers groups against the Palestinians, in addition to show the whole file of settling activities, in the occupied Palestinian territories, first of foremost, the occupied Al-Quds, before the council.
He also lost his uncle, Abi Talib, who as the chief of the Hashimite clan had stood by him in times of despair making sure that no physical harm would befall him.
Al-Junaid, a member of the Hashimite family and thus an alleged descendant of the prophet Muhammad, first rose to prominence in 2008 after appearing on a popular poetry competition series, "Poem Challenge," broadcast on the Saudi Fawasil TV Channel.
Therefore, the book is divided into eleven chapters that highlight the history of Iraq from the arrival of the Ottomans to the monarchy of King Feisal I in 1925 and extend into the founding of modern Saudi Arabia in 1932 as it relates to the Hashimite Iraqi Kingdom.
Commenting on his appointment, Meyknecht said: "I am proud to be part of the legendary Kempinski brand and I look forward to developing the unique positioning Kempinski enjoys in the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan and to building on our successes.