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- n. Alternative form of wali.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The governor-general of a vilayet, or government, one of the primary divisions of the Turkish Empire.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (Norse mythology) one of the Aesir and avenger of Balder; son of Odin
My friend told the gentleman by the side of the road, whom he considered a sufi saint [usually called vali in Urdu] our difficulty.
At the head of each is a "vali" or provincial governor, in whose council a seat is given to the spiritual head of each of the non-Moslem communities.
My daughter had to cross vali y asr exactly where people were shot I am afraid I am holding her little dress
Iran's constitution gives the position vali faqih , or Supreme Leader, power and authority akin to being God's representative on earth.
I loved it, but it's not for everyone certainly, people hate it and that's vali, too.
Politico's typical bitchiness undercuts a few vali ...
Politico's typical bitchiness undercuts a few vali...
Other common mammal species include the Atlas gundi (Ctenodactylus gundi) and the Sahara gundi (Ctenodactylus vali).
These include fat sand rats (Psammomys obesus and Psammomys vexillaris), which are adapted to feed on the leaves and stems of salty succulents, as well as other desert-adapted species such as Meriones shawi, M. crassus, Jaculus jaculus, J. orientalis, Massoutiera mzabi, Ctenodactylus vali, C. gundi, and Pachyuromys duprasi.
Locally threatened species include Saharan gundi mouse Ctenodactylus vali and rock hyrax Procavia capensis.
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