makhzan

noun

makh·​zan
variants or makhzen or less commonly maghzen
ˈmaḵzən
plural -s
: the native Moroccan government
collectively : privileged peoples from whom Moroccan state officials are recruited

Word History

Etymology

Arabic makhzan

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“Makhzan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/makhzan. Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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