a term of respect for the head of a religious group, especially in Pakistan and various areas of the Middle and Near East.
a religious instructor, especially in mystical sects.
a title given to Sufi masters
[pee-rah-si-kah-bah] /ˌpi rɑ sɪˈkɑ bɑ/ noun 1. a city in SE Brazil, NW of São Paulo.
[pi-rah-gwuh, -rag-wuh] /pɪˈrɑ gwə, -ˈræg wə/ noun 1. Also, pirogue. a canoe made by hollowing out a tree trunk. 2. a flat-bottomed sailing vessel having two masts. /pɪˈrɑːɡwə; -ˈræɡ-/ noun 1. another word for pirogue
like a wild ass, a king of Jarmuth, a royal city of the Canaanites, who was conquered and put to death by Joshua (10:3, 23, 26).
[pir-uh n-del-oh; Italian pee-rahn-del-law] /ˌpɪr ənˈdɛl oʊ; Italian ˌpi rɑnˈdɛl lɔ/ noun 1. Luigi [loo-ee-jee] /luˈi dʒi/ (Show IPA), 1867–1936, Italian dramatist, novelist, and poet: Nobel prize 1934. /Italian piranˈdɛllo/ noun 1. Luigi (luˈiːdʒi). 1867–1936, Italian short-story writer, novelist, and dramatist. His plays include Right you are (If you think so) (1917), Six Characters in […]