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faqir

(fəˈkɪə; ˈfeɪkə)
n
(Islam) a variant spelling of fakir
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.faqir - a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy manfaqir - a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy man
Moslem, Muslim - a believer in or follower of Islam
dervish - an ascetic Muslim monk; a member of an order noted for devotional exercises involving bodily movements
holy man, holy person, saint, angel - person of exceptional holiness
Translations
fakír
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Army hammered Police 21-0 in the first match of the day with Faqir Hussain scoring four runs, Arsalan Jamshaid, Ubaidullah and Muhammad Rafi adding three runs each, Hidayatullah, Saqib Khan and Mazhar contributing two runs each and Nazir and Waseem scoring one apiece.
On the occasion, Chief Khalifa of Hur Jamaat Qadir Bux Mangrio, Faqir Jan Mohammad Mangrio, BNux Ali Aradin, Bagan Khan Bhambhro and others were also present.
According to a press release issued here from the Central Police Officer (CPO) on Monday, the two accused Khawaj Mohammad and Mohammad Maskeen sons of Faqir Mohammad were
The US Treasury placed Rahman Zeb Faqir Muhammad, Hizb Ullah Astam Khan, and Dilawar Khan Nadir Khan on its blacklist of Specially Designated Global Terrorists," in an effort to disrupt the group's ability to obtain and distribute financing.
A security official while confirming the incident said that the troops were executing surveillance duty at the check post when the militants opened fire on them from across the border , injuring a soldier identified as Faqir Gul.
Al Faqir family was even forced to entirely demolish their own house and was threatened to be fined in case bulldozers of the municipality did the demolition.
The speaker of the convention included Malik Jehan Zeb, Malik Faqir Shahzada, Malik Muzafar Khan and others.
The claim made by Pakistan,the petitioners specially Petitioner No 2 Faqir Syed Shams Uddin great grandson of the Faqir Family (who were the Ministers also of late Ranjeet Singh's Government), Guardian of the Minor Duleep Singh.
The Farmers Syndicate's General Secretary in Sohag Ahmed Faqir explained that the companies operating silos refused to receive wheat from unregistered farmers.
While living in a country previously colonized by the French and peripheral to an increasingly volatile situation in the Middle East, Dwyer transcribed a series of conversations with a Moroccan Faqir.
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Faqir Jamshed, a victim of the bomb attack, was in his mid-fifties and belonged to the Sufi order of Islam, which is reviled by the Taliban and other militants.