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Mashhad

[mash-had]
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

Meshed

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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