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Harun ar-Rashid

Pronunciation: /haˌruːn ˌɑːraˈʃiːd/
(also Haroun-al-Raschid)
(763–809), fifth Abbasid caliph of Baghdad 786–809. The most powerful of the Abbasid caliphs, he was made famous by his portrayal in the Arabian Nights.
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