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1) Ca'di. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...among the Turks, Arabs, etc., is a town magistrate or inferior judge. "Cadi Lesker" is a superior cadi. The Spanish Alcayde is the Moorish al cadi. (Arabic, the judge.)...

2) Alca'de (3 syl.). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A magistrate is so called in Spain and Portugal. The word is the Arabic al cadi (the judge). 1...

3) Abbadids. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...from 1023 to 1091. Taking advantage of the disintegration of the caliphate of Cordoba, the cadi [judge-governor] of Seville seized power and became (1023) king of...

4) circadian. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...periodicity. Latin circ, around; see circa + Latin dis, day; see dyeu- in Appendix I.cir·cadi·an·ly -ADVERB...

5) Divorcement. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...he has divorced her, on which she will go away; and the man, having repeated the same to the cadi, will receive an act of divorce written, which he will send to her....

6) Ibn Khaldun. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...he spent most of the rest of his life as a teacher and lecturer. Many times grand Maliki cadi (judge) of Cairo, he made the pilgrimage to Mecca in 1387. In 1400 he...

7) 967. Judge. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...[Eng.]. archon, tribune, prætor, ephor, syndic, podesta [It.]; mollah, ulema, hakim, mufti, cadi or kadi [all Moham.]; alcalde [Sp.]; Rhadamanthus, Minos, Solomon....

8) Nye, Edgar Wilson. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...of the United States (1894) and Bill Nye's History of England (1896) and the play The Cadi (1891). 1See Bill Nye: His Own Life Story (comp. by his son, F. W. Nye,...

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