Definitions

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  • noun Alternative spelling of zawiya.

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Examples

  • A workman was just leaving, and peering over his shoulder I saw that inside was a zaouia, a place of worship for Sufis, with tombs of Sufi saints covered in zellij.

    A House in Fez

  • A workman was just leaving, and peering over his shoulder I saw that inside was a zaouia, a place of worship for Sufis, with tombs of Sufi saints covered in zellij.

    A House in Fez

  • A workman was just leaving, and peering over his shoulder I saw that inside was a zaouia, a place of worship for Sufis, with tombs of Sufi saints covered in zellij.

    A House in Fez

  • A workman was just leaving, and peering over his shoulder I saw that inside was a zaouia, a place of worship for Sufis, with tombs of Sufi saints covered in zellij.

    A House in Fez

  • _zaouia_ [A] which encloses it dates from the reign of Moulay-Ismaël, the seventeenth-century Sultan of Meknez, and the mosque itself, and the green minaret shooting up from the very centre of old Fez, were not built until 1820.

    In Morocco

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