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Ayatollah or ayatullah is a high-ranking Usuli Twelver Shī'ah cleric. Those who carry the title are experts in Islamic studies such as jurisprudence, Quran reading,  ...

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Sayyid Ruhollah Mūsavi Khomeini known in the Western world as Ayatollah Khomeini, was an Iranian politician and marja. He was the founder of the Islamic  ...

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This is a partial list of Ayatollahs, a title given to high ranked Twelver Shi'a Muslims clerics.The next higher clerical rank is Grand Ayatollah also known as Marja'.

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Khomeini was an Iranian religious and political leader, who in 1979 made Iran the world's first Islamic republic. Ruhollah Khomeini was born in Kohmeyn in ...

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Sign of God Ayatollah is a high rank given to major Shi'a clerics. The word means 'sign of God', and those who carry the title are experts in Islamic studies such ...

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Ayatollah definition, (among Shiʿites) a title in the religious hierarchy achieved by scholars who have demonstrated highly advanced knowledge of Islamic law ...

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Ayatollah. Derived from the terms āyat (sign, testimony, miracle, verses of the Qurʿān) and Allāh (God), ayatollah (Ar., āyatullāh, sign of God) is an honorific title ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Ayatollah Khomeini was the leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979 and was later named the eternal religious and political leader of Iran.

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Feb 11, 2019 ... Alternative Titles: Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, Rūḥallāh Khomeynī, Ruhollah Mostafavi, Ruhollah Musavi, Ruhollah Musawi. 100 women.