Gender Masculine
Usage Arabic
Scripts خليفة(Arabic)
Pronounced Pron. kha-LEE-fah
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Meaning & History

Means "successor, caliph" in Arabic. The title caliph was given to the successors of the Prophet Muhammad, originally elected by the Islamic populace.

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Entry updated November 16, 2019