Hafiz

[hah-fiz]
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British Dictionary definitions for shams ud-din mohammed

hafiz

noun Islam
  1. a title for a person who knows the Koran by heart

Word Origin for hafiz

from Persian, from Arabic hāfiz, from hafiza to guard

Hafiz

noun
  1. Shams al-Din Muhammad (ˌshæmz ælˌdɪn məʊˈhæmɪd). ?1326–90, Persian lyric poet, best known for his many short poems about love and wine, often treated as religious symbols
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