Definitions for Aghaˈɑ gə
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title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)
An honorific for high officials used in Turkey and certain Muslim countries.
Origin: From ( \)
in Turkey, a commander or chief officer. It is used also as a title of respect
Origin: [Turk. agh a great lord, chief master.]
Agha, also Aga, as a title for a civilian or military officer, or often part of such title, was placed after the name of certain military functionaries in the Ottoman Empire. At the same time some court functionaries were entitled to the agha title.
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Some senior members of the group such as Tayyab Agha and Mullah Hasan Rahmani ... feel threatened in Pakistan, mullah Mansour is sending a delegation headed by Mullah Jalil to hold talks with them and convince them to pledge allegiance.
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- آغا, آقاPersian
- aga, aghaFrench
- אגא, אע'אHebrew
- आक़ा, आग़ाHindi
- а̀га, àgaSerbo-Croatian
- آغا, آقاUrdu
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