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Ḥusayn ibn ʽAlī

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biographical name Ḥu·sayn ibn ʽAlī \hü-ˈsān-ˌi-bən-ä-ˈlē\

Definition of Ḥusayn ibn ʽAlī

  1. ca 1854–1931 1st king of the Hejaz (1916–24)




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