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Mullabashi


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Safavid institution designating a high religious functionary in Shii Islam. Served as foremost religious scholar and had a privileged seat next to the shah on formal occasions. Duties included soliciting pensions for students and men of merit, generally upholding virtuous conduct, and giving legal advice.

Subjects: Islam.


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