(in Islamic countries) a supposed descendant of Muhammad through his grandson Hussein, the second son of his daughter Fatima.
a title of respect, especially for royal personages.
a Muslim claiming descent from Mohammed’s grandson Husain
a Muslim honorary title
verb (used with object), said, saying. 1. to utter or pronounce; speak: What did you say? I said “Hello!”. 2. to express in words; state; declare; word: Say it clearly and simply. It’s hard to know how to say this tactfully. 3. to state as an opinion or judgment: I say her plan is the […]
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verb, Archaic. 1. 2nd person singular of say1 .
- Say grace
Pronounce a short prayer before a meal, as in Before we started in on the turkey, we asked Liz to say grace. The word grace here signifies asking for God’s blessing or giving thanks for the food being served. [ Early 1300s ]