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1) Abbas II. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abbas II, (Abbas Hilmi), 1874-1944, last khedive of Egypt (1892-1914); son and successor of Tewfik Pasha. Nominally he ruled in subordination to the Ottoman Empire,...

2) Abbas I. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abbas I, (Abbas the Great), 1557-1629, shah of Persia (1587-1628), of the Safavid dynasty. In 1597 he ended the raids of the Uzbeks, and subsequently (1603-23) he...

3) Abbas. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abbas, (ab´s, ab´as, abas´) (KEY) , d. 653, uncle of Muhammad the Prophet and of Ali the caliph. A wealthy merchant of Mecca, he was at first opposed to the religious...

4) Bandar Abbas. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Bandar Abbas, (bandar´ ab-bas´) (KEY) , city (1991 pop. 249,504), S Iran, on the Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Persian Gulf. A port of strategic and commercial...

5) Hoveida, Amir Abbas. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Hoveida, Amir Abbas, (amer´ ab-bas´ hova´da) (KEY) , 1919-79, Iranian political leader, prime minister of Iran (1965-77). After serving (1958-64) with the National...

6) Abu al-Abbas as-Saffah. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Abu al-Abbas as-Saffah, (a´boo al-abas´ as-safa´) (KEY) , d. 754, 1st Abbasid caliph (749-54). Raised to the caliphate by the armed might of Abu Muslim, he took the...

7) 1598. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...1598 Shah Abbas moved the Safavid capital to Isfahan, a city more centrally situated than Qazvin. Imperial town planning made it a magnificent urban center, laid...

8) 1642-66. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...1642-66 ABBAS II. The last fully competent period of rule by a Safavid shah. Shah Abbas II took an active role in government matters. He increased the central authority...

9) Great (The). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...ABBAS I., Shah of Persia. (1557, 1585-1628.) ALBERTUS MAGNUS, the schoolman. (1193-1280.) ALFONSO III., King of Asturias and Leon. (848, 866-912.) ALFRED, of England....

10) Liesse (2 syl.). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Abbe de Liesse or Abbas Lctitiae The French term for the "Boy Bishop," or "Abbot of Unreason." (See ABBOT.) 1...

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