[oth-muh n; for 1 also Arabic oo th-mahn]

noun, plural Oth·mans.

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Contemporary Examples of othman

  • The ministry recorded 412 cases in 2011 and 318 last year, Othman says, along with 134 so far in 2013.

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    Ransomed in Egypt

    Mike Giglio

    May 9, 2013

  • “The capability of the Iraqi security forces is under question,” says Othman.

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    The Forgotten War

    Babak Dehghanpisheh

    August 16, 2011

  • “Our readers are never shy in expressing their opinions,” said Othman al-Omeir, editor-in-chief and founder of elaph.com.

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    Out the Door

    The Daily Beast

    January 27, 2009

Historical Examples of othman

British Dictionary definitions for othman


adjective, noun

a variant of Ottoman
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