bayat bayat

Definition(s):

  • (n) an oath of allegiance to an emir

Usage(s):

  • I pledge bayat (a loyalty oath) to Osama bin Laden.

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  • But, McFadden said Hamdan said he could not support a holy war turning Muslim against Muslim, a "political type of violence." "He reserved the right to withdraw from that bayat."
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: Salim Ahmed Hamdan Source: MiamiHerald.com

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