/ (ˈkeɪlɪf, ˈkæl-) /
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a variant spelling of caliph
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Words nearby kalif
Kalgan, Kalgoorlie, Kālī, kalian, Kalidasa, kalif, Kalimantan, kalimba, Kalina, Kalinin, Kaliningrad
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How to use kalif in a sentence
There is a rumor that if the two overcome the Christians, they turn their arms against the kalif and the arch-sultan next.
He raised the lid and showed the wondering Kalif the two stones.
To strike kalif and sultan we need more—an army—myriads; how gather it?
When they are blotted out, we take the sultan and kalif unawares!
The Kalif, Hakin, who founded the religion of the Druses, re-enacted this law.Dealings With The Dead|A Sexton of the Old School