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  • n. Plural form of pasha.

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Examples

  • Perhaps most dangerous of all, Turkey's generals -- the "pashas" -- are becoming more vocal after years of relative silence.

    Who Lost Turkey?

  • Regarding themselves as "pashas," they displayed themselves "drawn in carriages with six horses, surrounded byguards; sitting at sumptuous tables with thirty covers, eating tothe sound of music, with a following of players, courtezans, and mercenaries ...."

    The Psychology of Revolution

  • Turkey's elite military -- known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman times -- were once deemed untouchable.

    arabnews - frontpage

  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman military commanders yesterday for allegedly planning to blow up mosques in order to trigger a military takeover and overthrow the court on Friday charged 11 more ranking officers, saying they plotted several years ago to topple the Islamic-rooted government, increasing the number of Spain.

    WN.com - Articles related to No ‘credible’ gov’t action on massacre — Asia HR group

  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman times.

    WN.com - Articles related to No ‘credible’ gov’t action on massacre — Asia HR group

  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman

    WN.com - Articles related to No ‘credible’ gov’t action on massacre — Asia HR group

  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title ...

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  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman navy and other senior officers on Monday in an investigation into an alleged plot to undermine the

    WN.com - Photown News

  • Some were members of Turkey's elite military class known as "pashas," a title of respect harking back to Ottoman military commanders Monday for allegedly planning to blow up mosques in order to trigger a military takeover and overthrow the

    WN.com - Photown News

  • He arrived in Jerusalem in the 20th year of Artaxerxes I, (445/444 BC) with a strong escort supplied by the king, and with letters to all the '' pashas '' of the provinces through which he had to pass, as also to Asaph, keeper of the royal forests, directing him to assist Nehemiah.

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