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PREFERRED TERM
1788Shaykh  
SCOPE NOTE
  • Title used for authority figures and offices in Islamic societies. Originally applied specifically to older men in kin-based Arab tribal societies, it has become a title of respect for those who mastered the religious sciences, for administrators of religious institutions, and for masters of dervish groups. The title was also bestowed on the highest religious office in the Ottoman Empire, the shaykh al-Islam.
SOURCE
  • Campo 2009
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Tzedopoulos Giorgos (AA)
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Greek

URI
https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1788
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