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shia Sentence Examples

  • propaganda of the Shia by the Abbasids was continued in these years with great zeal.

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  • Ali, who had come to Kufa for a lawsuit, was persuaded by the chiefs of the Shia to organize a revolt.

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  • 1045-1052) Nasir visited Mecca four times, and performed all the rites and observances of a zealous pilgrim; but he was far more attracted by Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and the residence of the Fatimite sultan Mostansir billah, the great champion of the Shia, and the spiritual as well as political head of the house of `Ali, which was just then waging a deadly war against the 'Abbaside caliph of Bagdad, and the great defender of the Sunnite creed, Toghrul Beg the Seljuk.

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  • Pop. 30,000; Moslems about 20,000, of whom a large proportion are Kizilbash (Shia); Christians (mostly Armenians), 10,000.

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  • During the Hungarian campaign the Shia sectaries had been encouraged to revolt, and the Persians had overrun Azerbaijan and recaptured Tabriz.

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  • In 1801 Saud, son of the amir Abdul Aziz, led an expedition to the Euphrates, and on the festival of Bairam, the 10th of April, stormed Kerbela, put the defenders to the sword, destroyed the sacred tomb, scattered the sacred relics and returned laden with the treasures, accumulated during centuries in the sanctuary of the Shia faith.

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  • East of Boghaz Keui there is a compact population of Kizilbash, who are partly descendants of Shia Turks transplanted from Persia and partly of the indigenous race.

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  • On the 14th of October 1802 the amir Abdul Aziz, at the age of eighty-two years, was murdered by a Shia fanatic when at prayers in the mosque of Deraiya, and Salad, who had for many years led the Wahhabi armies, became the reigning amir.

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  • When he had ruthlessly quelled the resistance offered to his accession by his brothers, who both fell in the struggle for the throne, Selim undertook his campaign in Persia, having first extirpated the Shia heresy, prevalent 5 e 12 m, g P Y, P 1512152.0.

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  • Abbas the names of the chiefs of the Shia in Irak and Khorasan, and disclosed his way of corresponding with them.

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  • (2) The partisans of Ali, the Shia (Shi`ites), who in proportion as their influence with the Arabs declined, contrived to strengthen it by obtaining the support of the non-Arabic Moslems, aided thereto, especially in the latter period, by the Abbasids, who at the decisive moment succeeded in seizing the supreme power for themselves.

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  • Another important route is that taken by the Persian or Shia pilgrims from Bagdad and Kerbela across the desert, by the wells of aina, to Bureda in Kasim; thence across the steppes of western Nejd till it crosses the Hejaz border at the Ria Mecca, 50 m.

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  • 6); siparali (shield-shaped, worn by the Shia sect); murassa, or nastalikh (ornately bound), latpati (carelessly bound) (Plate I.

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  • Yesterday's masses were overwhelmingly the poorer - and historically downtrodden - Shia, who form 40% of the population.

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  • An Iraqi policeman holds aloft the body of a child killed by insurgents in the Shia holy city of Najaf.

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  • In this case, too, the Iraqi Shia Islamist parties would be deprived of their backer.

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  • Dawa (founded by Shia clergy in 1968) membership was made punishable by death.

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  • Shia Islamist parties would be deprived of their backer.

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  • Shia Islamists (except the Sadrists) are currently tactical allies of the occupiers.

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  • Shia leaders in lebanon and is financed and supplied by iran.

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  • Shia areas.

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  • An independent Kurdistan or even southern Shia Iraq should not concern us so long as they are democratic and peaceable.

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  • 836 to 892, a place of pilgrimage of the Shia Moslems, containing magnificent tombs of two of their Imams the tenth and eleventh, with another much venerated shrine of the twelfth, as well as some interesting ruins; and Bagdad.

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  • In spite of his drunkenness, however, Murad was a bigoted Sunni, and the main cause of his campaign against Persia was his desire to extirpate the Shia heresy.

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  • When he had ruthlessly quelled the resistance offered to his accession by his brothers, who both fell in the struggle for the throne, Selim undertook his campaign in Persia, having first extirpated the Shia heresy, prevalent 5 e 12 m, g P Y, P 1512152.0.

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  • During the Hungarian campaign the Shia sectaries had been encouraged to revolt, and the Persians had overrun Azerbaijan and recaptured Tabriz.

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  • Pop. 30,000; Moslems about 20,000, of whom a large proportion are Kizilbash (Shia); Christians (mostly Armenians), 10,000.

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  • 1045-1052) Nasir visited Mecca four times, and performed all the rites and observances of a zealous pilgrim; but he was far more attracted by Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and the residence of the Fatimite sultan Mostansir billah, the great champion of the Shia, and the spiritual as well as political head of the house of `Ali, which was just then waging a deadly war against the 'Abbaside caliph of Bagdad, and the great defender of the Sunnite creed, Toghrul Beg the Seljuk.

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  • Another important route is that taken by the Persian or Shia pilgrims from Bagdad and Kerbela across the desert, by the wells of aina, to Bureda in Kasim; thence across the steppes of western Nejd till it crosses the Hejaz border at the Ria Mecca, 50 m.

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  • In 1801 Saud, son of the amir Abdul Aziz, led an expedition to the Euphrates, and on the festival of Bairam, the 10th of April, stormed Kerbela, put the defenders to the sword, destroyed the sacred tomb, scattered the sacred relics and returned laden with the treasures, accumulated during centuries in the sanctuary of the Shia faith.

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  • On the 14th of October 1802 the amir Abdul Aziz, at the age of eighty-two years, was murdered by a Shia fanatic when at prayers in the mosque of Deraiya, and Salad, who had for many years led the Wahhabi armies, became the reigning amir.

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  • 6); siparali (shield-shaped, worn by the Shia sect); murassa, or nastalikh (ornately bound), latpati (carelessly bound) (Plate I.

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  • (2) The partisans of Ali, the Shia (Shi`ites), who in proportion as their influence with the Arabs declined, contrived to strengthen it by obtaining the support of the non-Arabic Moslems, aided thereto, especially in the latter period, by the Abbasids, who at the decisive moment succeeded in seizing the supreme power for themselves.

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  • Abbas the names of the chiefs of the Shia in Irak and Khorasan, and disclosed his way of corresponding with them.

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  • Ali, who had come to Kufa for a lawsuit, was persuaded by the chiefs of the Shia to organize a revolt.

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  • propaganda of the Shia by the Abbasids was continued in these years with great zeal.

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  • East of Boghaz Keui there is a compact population of Kizilbash, who are partly descendants of Shia Turks transplanted from Persia and partly of the indigenous race.

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  • Dawa (founded by Shia clergy in 1968) membership was made punishable by death.

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  • The Iraqi shia islamists (except the Sadrists) are currently tactical allies of the occupiers.

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  • Hezbollah was founded by iran and shia leaders in lebanon and is financed and supplied by iran.

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  • Mass support It is nonetheless clear that the UIA has obtained broad mass support, at least in the shia areas.

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  • An independent Kurdistan or even southern Shia Iraq should not concern us so long as they are democratic and peaceable.

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  • Last week, several hundred Shia pilgrims in Baghdad were killed in a stampede sparked by rumors of a suicide bomber in their midst.

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  • From young Disney Channel star to leading man, Shia LaBeouf has created an impressive resume during his fledgling career.

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  • Shia Saide LaBeouf was born June 11, 1986 to Jeffrey LaBeouf and Shayna Saide.

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  • Shia came from a family of performers - his grandfather was a comedian who worked in the Catskill Mountains, his dad was a circus and rodeo clown and his mother was a ballerina.

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  • Shia LaBeouf realized his interest in acting after seeing a friend act on a television series.

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  • In 2007, Shia LaBeouf was cast in the fourth installment of the Indiana Jones film franchise.

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  • He was named after his grandfather; Shia means "thank God for beef."

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  • Starring opposite Shia LaBoeuf, Fox became an overnight sensation with this role.

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  • Shia LaBeouf, best known for his role as Sam Witwicky in the Transformers movies, was in legal trouble due to his tobacco habit.

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  • The latest film spurred rumors that it would be Harrison Ford's last role as the infamous Indy and that he will be passing the torch on to his young co-star Shia LaBeouf.

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  • Many speculated that Shia LaBeouf would take the lead in the next Indy film with Harrison Ford playing a smaller role if any role at all.

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  • Shia LaBeouf as Sam Witwicky: Younger viewers may remember Shia LaBeaouf from Even Stevens, a popular Disney Channel show that ran from 1999-2003.

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  • The second film reconnects with these characters, particularly Shia LaBeouf's Sam Witwicky who plays a key role in Bay's Transformers mythology.

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  • In Revenge of the Fallen, Shia LaBeouf plays Sam Witwicky and Megan Fox plays Mikaela Banes in the two leading roles of the film.

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