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- splendor, luster, glory, effulgence
- (rare) the meeting of the bride and bridegroom (in the presence of their relations)
- (religious) the ceremony (among Muslims) when the bridegroom reads a chapter of the Qur'ān, and for the first time sees his wife's face in a mirror
- John T. Platts, "A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English", URL accessed on 11-8-2012.