Translation for 'ayatollah' from English to Icelandic
NOUN   an ayatollah | ayatollahs
erkiklerkur {k}
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Translation for 'ayatollah' from English to Icelandic

erkiklerkur {k}trúarbr.
Usage Examples English
  • The most senior ayatollahs are described as "Grand Ayatollah" or "Marja.
  • Since the 1979 revolution, it has largely become the body to keep the regime's registrar of who counts as a grand ayatollah, an Ayatollah and a Hojjat ul Islam.
  • Pakravan confirms the well-known story that her husband saved Ayatollah Khomeini's life in 1963.
  • ... born 1947) is an Iranian Shia cleric/ayatollah who was born in a religious family in Savadkuh, Mazandaran.
  • Ayatollah Ahmad Mojtahedi Tehrani (Persian: احمد مجتهدی تهرانی) was an Iranian Twelver Shia ayatollah/scholar who was born on 2 October 1923 in Tehran in a religious family.

  • After Iranian Revolution, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini proposed to call the interval between the two dates as Islamic unity week.
  • In Twelver Shia the title is awarded to scholars. It was originally applied as an honorific to leading scholars, but now the use indicates a status in the hierarchy of the learned below ayatollah.
  • Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Ali al-Hakim (1911–2011) was a high-ranking Shiite ayatollah. Ayatollah Muhammad al-Hakim was the father of the Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Saeed Al-Hakim.
  • It was established by grand ayatollah Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari, who opened it in 1973 as a section of his hawza Dar al-Tabligh.
  • Some believe that Qaramalik was supporting grand ayatollah Hasan Mojtahed Tabrizi.

  • After the Supreme leader of Iran ayatollah Ali Khamenei banned the import of British and US vaccines against COVID-19 in January 2021, General Naqdi commented that the ayatollah "does not recommend the injection of any foreign vaccine", because the genetic material (mRNA) it contains instructs cells to produce proteins.
  • Banisadr was born on 22 March 1933 in Hamadān. His father was an ayatollah and close to Ruhollah Khomeini. Banisadr studied law, theology, and sociology at University of Tehran.
  • The main character of the novel, Xavras Wyżryn, is a character referring to Polish 19th-century romantic national liberation traditions, but at the same time, a terrorist using nuclear weapons, described as "the ayatollah of [...] Catholic jihad".
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