Definition of Commander of the Faithful in English:

Commander of the Faithful

Syllabification: Com·mand·er of the Faith·ful

noun

  • One of the titles of a caliph.
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    • His poorest brother of the blackest face is on the same social standing as the all powerful shadow of God upon Earth, the Commander of the Faithful.
    • Angered by their cavalier attitude to authority, the Commander of the Faithful dispatched messengers to summon the conquerors of Spain to the capital; they never saw Europe again.
    • The Commander of the Faithful would encourage us from time to time to be economical in the use of Kalashnikov ammunition, due to [its] scarcity.

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