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(Arab.)

1 A mantle, but especially one of the Prophet Muḥammad's mantles, given away as a gift. The Ottomans claimed to possess a cloak of the Prophet, and this khirqai-sharif formed part of their claim to be authentic caliphs (khalīfa).

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