Sentence Examples


  • The caliph, Al Mansur, lived nearly twelve hundred years ago.
  • The caliph at once gave orders for the gardener to be brought before him the next day.
  • About the year 646 `Amr was deprived of his government by the caliph Othman.
  • The caliph laughed outright, and so did every one that heard him.
  • Moawiya, the first Omayyad caliph, chose Damascus for his residence; but in 750 the capital of the empire was removed by the Abbasids to Bagdad.