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Abdul-Hamid II

[ ahb-dool-hah-meed ]
/ ˌɑb dʊl hɑˈmid /
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1842–1918, sultan of Turkey 1876–1909.

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Abdul-Hamid II
/ (ˌæbdʊlhæˈmiːd) /

noun

1842–1918, sultan of Turkey (1876–1909), deposed by the Young Turks, noted for his brutal suppression of the Armenian revolt (1894–96)
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