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Mashhad

[mash-had] /mæʃˈhæd/
noun
1.
Persian name of Meshed.
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  • In Karballa, Medina and Mashhad worship is conducted in this manner.

    Modern Persia Mooshie G. Daniel
  • Kpuk (Kpik) M. was in Mashhad; often though they sent to him, he behaved unmanly, spoke senseless words, and did not come.

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • But while they sit still there in Mashhad with nothing decided, the Sultns arrive by forced marches.

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Those going to Karballa take from three to five months, likewise those going to Mashhad.

    Modern Persia Mooshie G. Daniel
British Dictionary definitions for Mashhad

Mashhad

/mæʃˈhæd/
noun
1.
a city in NE Iran: an important holy city of Shi'ite Muslims; carpet manufacturing. Pop: 2 147 000 (2005 est)
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