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  • n. Plural form of dirham.

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Examples

  • Thereupon Nur al-Din took the ten dirhams from the ancient dame, and donning his own dress, went out to the bazar and walked about the city and took his pleasure therein, till he knew its highways and gates, — And Shahrazad perceived the dawn of day and ceased to say her permitted say.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • She resumed, It hath reached me, O auspicious King, that Nur al-Din, after donning his own dress and taking the ten dirhams from the ancient dame, fared forth to the market streets and wandered about a while till he knew every quarter of the city, after which he returned to the church518 and saw the Princess Miriam the

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • So I left him and, hastening to my house, found at the door a man who gave me a note wherein was written the following: ‘After thou hadst been with us and we heard thy case, we betook ourselves to the Caliph and informed him that ill condition had reduced thee to the humiliation of begging; where upon he ordered us to supply thee with a thousand thousand dirhams from the Treasury.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • They were fined 1,000 dirhams, which is about £200.

    BBC - Ouch

  • "India has the biggest share of the imports of 17.1 billion dirhams, that is 14.8 percent of Dubai's total imports," said Ahmed Butti, Director

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  • They were fined 1000 dirhams, which is about £200.

    BBC - Ouch

  • And the price for the ticket is 100 dirhams, which is something like, $25 US, a bit less in euros.

    WN.com - Articles related to Dubai's non-oil trade grows to Dh136 billion

  • They were fined 1000 dirhams, which is about £200 ....

    David Horowitz Freedom Center

  • There was a public screening in which the ticket was priced at 10 dirhams, which is one-third of the regular ticket price.

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  • Quoth she “Thy son bought me awhile ago, for ten thousand dirhams, meaning to give me to thee; but thy wife, the daughter of thine uncle, sent him the said price and bade him shut me up from thee in this chamber.”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

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