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mirza

(ˈmɜːzə; mɪəˈzɑː)
(in Iran) n
1. a title of respect placed before the surname of an official, scholar, or other distinguished man
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a royal prince: used as a title after a name
[C17: from Persian: son of a lord]
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It was from the last that Burns first came to know Addison's works for in this book he found the "Vision of Mirza" and other Spectator tales, and loved them.
HYDERABAD -- The 90th death anniversary of Mirza Qaleech Baig was celebrated at Benazir Bhutto Chair and Convention Centre, University of Sindh, Jamshoro which was organized the Mirza Qaleech Baig Chair here on Wednesday.
JAMSHORO -- The 90th death anniversary of Mirza Qaleech Baig was celebrated at Benazir Bhutto Chair and Convention Centre, University of Sindh, Jamshoro which was organized the Mirza Qaleech Baig Chair here on Wednesday.
Eminent speakers, men and women of letters, intellectuals and progressive writers on Monday paid tributes to living legend of our times, a noted progressive writer, historian and scholar of philosophy Ashfaq Saleem Mirza for his lifelong struggle and matchless contributions to literature, especially to the literature of philosophy.
LAHORE -- Minhaj University student Madiha Mansha has written her MPhil article on 'Phool' Magazine Editor Shoaib Mirza titled 'Services of Muhammad Shoaib Mirza for Children Literature'.
Prime Minister's Special Assistant on Health Dr Zafar Mirza, in a statement on Saturday, said that the monthly stipend of student nurses in the federal capital has been enhanced from existing Rs6,800 to Rs20,000.
ISLAMABAD -- NAB has started investigations against Yousuf Beg Mirza, media advisor to Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan.
PESHAWAR -- Speakers at a literary event showered accolades of praise on classic Urdu and Persian poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib and termed him a strong metaphor of long Urdu cultural tradition.
HYDERABAD -- The politically influential Mirza family of Badin will contest from five out of the seven constituencies in the district as the Grand Democratic Alliance's candidates.
Former NA speaker Fahmida Mirza and her husband Dr Zulfiqar Mirza lent over Rs500 million loans from different banks and later written-off, sources said on Monday.
Yousif Mirza signing autographs during the launch of the UAE Team Emirates Youth Academy at DWTC on Tuesday.
LAHORE:This photograph, in possession of Begum Syeda Fakhr-e-Jahan Asad Ali, shows Pakistan's first president Iskander Mirza with two friends at a family picnic in Shalimar Bagh, Srinagar, Kashmir, in 1943.