Definitions for califˈkeɪ lɪf, ˈkæl ɪf

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word calif

Princeton's WordNet

  1. caliph, calif, kaliph, kalif, khalif, khalifah(noun)

    the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth

    "many radical Muslims believe a Khalifah will unite all Islamic lands and people and subjugate the rest of the world"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calif(noun)

    alt. of Califate

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Calif

    Caliph, kā′lif, or kal′if, n. the name assumed by the successors of Mohammed.—ns. Cal′ifate, Cal′iphate, the office, rank, or government of a calif. [Fr.—Ar. khalīfah, a successor.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calif in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calif in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Wystrach:

    I like to say that we service San Francisco, but also Bakersfield and El Centro, Calif., we deliver what 1-percenters have, which is a personal chef and nutritionist, in a box, directly to your door.

  2. Trey Gowdy:

    While the emails have never been the focus of our investigation, it was necessary to obtain them, and this committee is the first and only one to do so, if anyone wonders why the investigation is not yet complete, the malfeasance and numerous problems identified in this report are Exhibit A, and prove the committee has faced serial delays from day one at the hands of public officials who sought to avoid transparency and accountability. Congressional Democrats spent most of the day on Wednesday playing down the State Department audit. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Secretary Clinton had acted in good conscience and that Secretary Clinton email practices were consistent with what past secretaries of state had done. The audit did not name any other secretaries who had done so. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings of Maryland, ranking Democrat on the House oversight committee, accused Republicans of attacking Secretary Clinton only because Secretary Clinton is the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination.

  3. Adam Schiff:

    The agency advised those affected to monitor their bank accounts for unusual activity, and to request a credit report along with other safeguards against fraud. The Associated Press, which first reported the breach, cited officials saying that the breach could potentially affect every federal agency. One key question is whether intelligence agency employee information was stolen. This is an attack against the nation, said Ken Ammon, chief strategy officer of software security company Xceedium, who added that the stolen information could be used to impersonate or blackmail federal employees with access to sensitive information. The FBI said in a statement that The FBI was working with interagency partners to investigate the breach, while the DHS said it was continuing to monitor federal networks for suspicious activity and is working aggressively to investigate the extent of the breach. Responding to news of the breach, Congressman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., called on Senate Intelligence Committee to pass cybersecurity legislation passed by the House earlier in the year. This bill will not be a panacea for the broad cyber threats we face, but it is one important piece of armor in our defenses that must be put in place – now.

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