aga aga  /ˈɑ ɡə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)

Usage(s):

  1. They socialized with Greta Garbo and Tennessee Williams, the Duchess of Sutherland and Yasmin Aga Khan.
  2. As Trollope's books have become bleaker and her readership has rocketed, the Aga Saga tag has faded.

News

  1. 15th Annual AGEM/AGA Golf Classic Presented by JCM Global Raises $129,000 for National Center for Responsible Gaming

    The 15th annual AGEM/AGA Golf Classic Presented by JCM Global continued to attract a high level of demand from players and sponsors, who came together to raise a generous $129,000 in support the research ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Focus On: Academy of Fine Arts Technical Director Jeff Wagoner

    June 12--Why you should know him: Jeff's been the technical director at The Academy of Fine Arts since it opened the Warehouse Theatre in late 2004. He oversees a variety of productions, from performances by the Russian clown ensemble Aga-boom and artists like country music icon Marty Stewart to plays, including the recent "Legally Blonde, the Musical."
    on June 13, 2013     Source: HispanicBusiness.com

  3. Media Advisory: MP Peter Braid to Participate in Aga Khan Foundation Canada World Partnership Walk in Kitchener

    Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo, will deliver remarks during the opening ceremonies of the Aga Khan Foundation Canada World Partnership Walk in Kitchener. This is a large-scale, ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "This is recognition of the Aga Khan's leadership as a champion of development, pluralism and tolerance around the world and of his remarkable leadership as Imam of the worldwide Ismaili community," said Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
    on Jun 19, 2009 By: Stephen Harper Source: AFP

  2. Trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre said: "As a trainer, it is normal to feel some disappointment." "But it is important for the continuation of the Aga Khan's breeding operation. She is going to be a wonderful prospect at stud."
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: Alain de Royer-Dupre Source: The Sun

  3. "In Afghanistan, the Aga Khan is creating an enabling environment for business," says Patel at the World Bank. "While producing results, these are early days. It's too soon to see a payoff from his investments."
    on Jul 7, 2007 By: Praful Patel Source: Taipei Times

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