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Hu·sain 1

or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′)
See Hussein1.

Hu·sain 2

or Hu·sayn  (ho͞o-sān′)
See Hussein2.


(hʊˈseɪn; -ˈsaɪn)
1. (Biography) ?629–680 ad, Islamic caliph, the son of Ali and Fatima and the grandson of Mohammed
2. (Biography) same as Hussein
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Husain - Iraqi leader who waged war against IranHusain - Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937)
2.Husain - king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)
References in classic literature ?
Thou art as clever as Husain Bux that forged the Treasury stamps at Nucklao.
Husain read from his collection of sonnets, Italian Window, at a rather unusual, star-studded English poetry session of the 9th Karachi Literature Festival.
ISLAMABAD -- State Bank of Pakistan's former governor Dr Ishrat Husain said that political instability in Pakistan has damaged the economic growth more than what caused by terrorism.
LAHORE -- Former Governor of State Bank Dr Ishrat Husain presented Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif with his book titled Governing the Ungovernable during the book launching ceremony held on Saturday.
Isharat Husain today at launch ceremony of his book 'Governing the Ungovernable' in Lahore, commended the superb governance style of the current Chief Minster (CM) Punjab Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif.
There is no gas component in it, as compared to other deos in the market", said beauty diva Shahnaz Husain.
KARACHI -- Staff and faculty members of Sindh Institute of Urology(SIUT) and Transplantation held a memorial meeting on Tuesday to pay tributes to Athar Husain lead dialysis technician and incharge of dialysis unit of the Institute who passed away recently.
Magistrate Mubashir Awan at Cantonment Courts announced the verdict after finding suspect Shah Husain guilty of attempted murder.
Husain noted that during 2019, they will increase EG capacity by 750,000 MTA "once our USA Gulf Coast plant is completed.
On the holiday of Ashura -- when Shias commemorate the death of Husain Ibn Ali, considered by them a successor to the Prophet Muhammad -- one Iraqi cleric said the retaking of Mosul will avenge Husain's death, according to a video on Twitter.
The members who were made freed named including Sabir Husain, Nasir Ali and Syed Jalal Husain.
Mapping the End of Empire: American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World, by Aiyaz Husain.