1882–1951, Arab nationalist, Transjordanian emir 1921–46, king of Jordan 1946–51; assassinated in Jerusalem by a Palestinian nationalist.
- Abdullah ii
noun born 1962, King of Jordan from 1999, son of King Hussein See Hussein Contemporary Examples The Arab awakening is stalking its next victim, King abdullah ii of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, a key American ally. Jordan’s Arab Spring Bruce Riedel November 14, 2012 His grandson Hussein made it official, and his son abdullah […]
- Abdurrahman khan
. 1830?–1901, amir of Afghanistan 1880–1901.
salam Salam (sä-läm’) Pakistani theoretical physicist who helped the develop the theory of the electroweak force, explaining the relationship between two of the four fundamental forces of nature, the electromagnetic force and the weak force. For this work he shared with Sheldon Glashow and Steven Weinberg the 1979 Nobel Prize for physics. Contemporary Examples salam […]
a male given name, form of . Abraham (“Abe”) 1860–1951, U.S. novelist and journalist, born in Russia. Abbey (Anna Marie Gaby Wooldridge; Aminata Moseka) born 1930, U.S. jazz singer, activist, and actress. Abraham (“Abe”; “Honest Abe”) 1809–65, 16th president of the U.S. 1861–65. Benjamin, 1733–1810, American Revolutionary general. Mary Todd, 1818–82, U.S. First Lady 1861–65 […]