(Shah Karim al-Husainy) born 1936, leader of the Ismaʿili sect of Muslims in India since 1957 (grandson of Aga Khan III).
Prince Karim (kəˈriːm). born 1936, spiritual leader of the Ismaili sect of Muslims from 1957
- Aga saga
noun (Brit) a novel or drama depicting the lives and concerns of the English middle classes noun a genre of fiction focusing on the middle class living in country houses in Great Britain Examples The best-known author of ‘AGA sagas’ is Joanna Trollope. Word Origin for the Aga (trademark) cooker that is thought to symbolize […]
a Christian prophet who predicted a great famine. Acts 11:28. Historical Examples A famine had afflicted the country,—probably that which Agabus had foretold. “Granny’s Chapters” Lady Mary Ross Agabus seems to have been specially gifted in the direction of prediction. The Expositor’s Bible: The Acts of the Apostles, Vol. 2 G. T. Stokes And as […]
agac American Guild of Authors and Composers
. the nonlegal or narrative material, as parables, maxims, or anecdotes, in the Talmud and other rabbinical literature, serving either to illustrate the meaning or purpose of the law, custom, or Biblical passage being discussed or to introduce a different, unrelated topic. Historical Examples So Agada implied much miscellaneous material and included everything not strictly […]