Definition for umayyad (2 of 2)
or Om·mi·ad, U·may·yad
noun, plural O·may·yads, O·may·ya·des [oh-mahy-uh-deez] /oʊˈmaɪ əˌdiz/.
Examples from the Web for umayyad
“Palmyra, Krac des Chevaliers, Afamia, the Umayyad Mosque—I took them everywhere,” he said, speaking to me in English.Local Truces Are Syria’s Sad Little Pieces of Peace|Joshua Hersh|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Von Kremer, however, traces their origin to the theological controversies of the Umayyad period.The Development of Metaphysics in Persia|Muhammad Iqbal
The Umayyads, with a single exception, were The Umayyad dynasty.
With his death, however, the decline of the Umayyad dynasty began.