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 for mullah
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mollah \Mol"lah\, n. [Ar. maul[=a], commonly moll[=a]in Turkey.]
     1. One of the higher order of Turkish; also, a Turkish title
        of respect for a religious and learned man. [Written also
        mullah and moolah.]
        [1913 Webster +PJC]
  
     2. A title of respect used in Islamic countries for one who
        is learned in Islamic law; a teacher or expounder of
        Islamic law.
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mulla \Mul"la\, Mullah \Mul"lah\, n.
     Same as Mollah.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mullah \Mul"lah\, n.
     See Mollah.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Mullah
      n 1: a Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of Islam; the head
           of a mosque [syn: Mullah, Mollah, Mulla]

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