Ali

[ah-lee, ah-lee for 1–4; ah-lee for 5]
noun
  1. ʿAlī ibn-abu-Talibthe Lion of God, a.d. c600–661, Arab caliph (cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad).
  2. Mehemet Ali.
  3. Mohammed,1909–63, Pakistani statesman and diplomat.
  4. Mohammed Ali, Maulana.
  5. MuhammadCassius (Marcellus) Clay, Jr., 1942–2016, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1964–67, 1974–78, 1978–79.
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British Dictionary definitions for muhammad ali

Muhammad Ali

Muhammed Ali or Mohammed Ali

noun
  1. original name Cassius (Marcellus) Clay. born 1942, US boxer, who was world heavyweight champion three times (1964–67; 1974–78; 1978)

Ali

noun
  1. ?600–661 ad, fourth caliph of Islam (656–61 ad), considered the first caliph by the Shiites: cousin and son-in-law of Mohammed
  2. See Mehemet Ali
  3. See Muhammad Ali
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