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 (ä′gə, ăg′ə)
Variant of aga.


(Historical Terms) a variant spelling of aga


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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Noun1.agha - title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)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"
Republic of Turkey, Turkey - a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
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Torek Agha, a long-standing Taliban member, has been central to spearheading brutal military attacks and raising millions of dollars to support the Taliban s ruthless acts of terrorism, said Acting Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Adam Szubin.
According to Kashmir Media Service, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi addressing a public gathering in Badgam said that the continued illegal detention of Hurriyet leaders and restriction on their movement was the ample proof that the authorities had failed to compete them politically.
Agha Ghazanfar would be allowed to use the official residence and car till then but he would not interfere in administration matters, they added.
Pakistan Junior Team Captain, Agha Musa scored 3 goals while the remaining goals were scored by Dabboo Khan Niazi (3) and Hayat Mahmood (3).
Agha was almost instantly beloved by everyone who met him, and Merrill was no different.
There are a host of other situations that are extremely costly," Agha said.
A jury at Warwick Crown Court found Agha, 28, of Aster Walk, Nuneaton, not guilty.
Agha, who said he had always wanted to be a doctor and graduated in 2010, said that at the time of the collision, he was a surgical trainee at the George Eliot Hospital, in Nuneaton.
Ayip Agha then threatened to kill her father, and he did so.
Qatar-based Syed Masood Agha, 35, said he nearly fell for the racket when he got one such 'job offer' from Abu Dhabi.
Attended by renowned political figure, former Syrian minister of Culture Riyad Nsan Agha, and famous media personality Hamdi Kandeel, the discussion on Sunday night highlighted the roots of educative media, the rapid development of mass media, and the overall change in public attitude towards the culture of media.
BOYLSTON - The following students were inducted into Tahanto Regional High School's National Honor Society: Melissa Hughson, Bethanie Johnson, Bruno Souza, Nourhun Agha, Katherine Blandin, Kiri Coakley, Anders Dellasanta, Sara El-Rifai, Dylan Greenwald, Bryan Hayes, Huda Kayal, Veronica Kinunens, Ashley Marble, Thomas McCarthy, Riley McKenzie, Maeve McQuade, Karine Mikitarian, Samantha Panikian, John Roche, Alexander Sanginario, Laura Scheinfein, Blake Simpson, Hayden Smith, Lauren Steele, Saja Traoui and Willem van den Bosch.