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Abbasid (plural Abbasids)
- (historical) A member of the dynasty of caliphs that ruled from Baghdad, from about 750 to 1250, claiming ancestry of Abbas.
- Abbasid Caliphate (750-1258, 1261-1517 A.D.)
member of the dynasty that ruled from Baghdad from about to 750 to 1250
Abbasid (not comparable)
- Of or relating to the Abbasid caliphs.
relating to the Abbasids
- ^ Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors (2002), “Abbasid”, in The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 3.