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Abbasid (plural Abbasids)
- A member of the dynasty of caliphs that ruled from Baghdad, from about 750 to 1250, claiming ancestry of Abbas.
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
- ^ “Abbasid” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 3.