ghazi

Definitions:

  • A Muslim who has successfully fought against non-Muslims.
  • Used as a title for such a warrior.
  • A veteran soldier of Islam; especially, a title given in Turkey to sovereigns or subjects renowned for wars with infidel forces.
  • Among Mohammedans, a warrior, especially one who has been victorious over infidels; a popular ‘hero.’
  • Among Mohammedans, a warrior champion or veteran, esp. in the destruction of infidels.
  • A <xref>hero</xref> or <xref>champion</xref>, especially as a <xref>Muslim</xref> against non-Muslims; often used as a title.
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