Definitions for Aghaˈɑ gə

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  1. Aga, Agha(noun)

    title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)

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  1. agha(Noun)

    An honorific for high officials used in Turkey and certain Muslim countries.

  2. Origin: From ( \)

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  1. Agha(noun)

    in Turkey, a commander or chief officer. It is used also as a title of respect

  2. Origin: [Turk. agh a great lord, chief master.]

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  1. Agha

    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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