Definitions

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  • proper noun A male given name used by Muslims.

Etymologies

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From Arabic مُصْطَفى, "the chosen one".

Examples

  • The colonel had come up with three matches on the name Mustafa Yassin.

    Transfer of Power

  • The colonel had come up with three matches on the name Mustafa Yassin.

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  • Aseel Hameed, 31, left, and his cousin Mustafa Jassem, 17, watch Shada Hassoon sing Baghdad on Star Academy.

    Sectarian lines dissolve when Shada sings on Friday night

  • In August 1989, a Hizballah operative by the name of Mustafa Maza was killed in an explosion in a London hotel, when a bomb that he was making blew up in his hands.

    The Secret War with Iran

  • In August 1989, a Hizballah operative by the name of Mustafa Maza was killed in an explosion in a London hotel, when a bomb that he was making blew up in his hands.

    The Secret War with Iran

  • "From every square in our beloved country, people should all come together in one city and one square to make this regime and its supporters afraid, and force them to run away because they are cowards," said a post from someone called Mustafa.

    Reuters: Top News

  • "From every square in our beloved country, people should all come together in one city and one square to make this regime and its supporters afraid, and force them to run away because they are cowards," said a post from someone called Mustafa.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "From every square in our beloved country, people should all come together in one city and one square to make this regime and its supporters afraid, and force them to run away because they are cowards," said a post from someone called Mustafa.

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  • "From every square in our beloved country, people should all come together in one city and one square to make this regime and its supporters afraid, and force them to run away because they are cowards," said a post from someone called Mustafa.

    The Guardian World News

  • "From every square in our beloved country, people should all come together in one city and one square to make this regime and its supporters afraid, and force them to run away because they are cowards," said a post from someone called Mustafa.

    Reuters: Top News

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