Definition of Pasha. Meaning of Pasha. Synonyms of Pasha

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Definition of Pasha

Pasha
Pasha Pa*sha", n. [Turk. p[=a]sh[=a], b[=a]sh[=a]; cf. Per. b[=a]sh[=a], b[=a]dsh[=a]h; perh. a corruption of Per. p[=a]dish[=a]h. Cf. Bashaw, Padishah, Shah.] An honorary title given to officers of high rank in Turkey, as to governers of provinces, military commanders, etc. The earlier form was bashaw. [Written also pacha.] Note: There are three classes of pashas, whose rank is distinguished by the number of the horsetails borne on their standards, being one, two, or three, a pasha of three tails being the highest.
pasha
Bashaw Ba*shaw", n. [See Pasha.] 1. A Turkish title of honor, now written pasha. See Pasha. 2. Fig.: A magnate or grandee. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A very large siluroid fish (Leptops olivaris) of the Mississippi valley; -- also called goujon, mud cat, and yellow cat.

Meaning of Pasha from wikipedia

- Pasha or Paşa (Ottoman Turkish: پاشا‎, Turkish: paşa, Albanian: Pashë, Arabic: باشا‎), in older works sometimes anglicized as bashaw, was a higher rank...
- Pavel "Pasha" Kovalev (Russian: Па́вел "Па́ша" Ковалёв; born 19 January 1980)[citation needed] is a Russian professional Latin and ballroom dancer. Kovalev...
- Mahmud Pasha or Mahmut Pasha may refer to: Mahmud Pasha Angelovic (1420–1474), Ottoman grand vizier (1456–68, 1472–74) Mahmud Pasha (governor) (died 1567)...
- Mustafa Pasha may refer to: Çoban Mustafa Pasha (died 1529), Ottoman vizier and governor of Egypt (1522–23) Koca Mustafa Pasha (fl. 1511–1512), Ottoman...
- Varuna are depicted with the pasha in their hands. Pasha is a common attribute of Ganesha, the Lord of obstacles; a pasha represents his power to bind...
- Ismail Enver Pasha (Ottoman Turkish: اسماعیل انور پاشا‎; Turkish: İsmail Enver Paşa; 22 November 1881 – 4 August 1922) was an Ottoman military officer...
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- Ahmad Pasha or Ahmed Pasha or Ahmet Pasha may refer to: Gedik Ahmed Pasha (died 1482), Ottoman grand vizier (1474–77) Dukakinzade Ahmed Pasha (died 1515)...
- Essad Pasha Toptani or Esad Pasha Toptani (Albanian: Esad Pashë Toptani; 1863/4 or 1875 – 13 June 1920), mainly known as Essad Pasha, was an Ottoman army...
- Rüstem Pasha (Turkish pronunciation: [ɾysˈtem paˈʃa]; Ottoman Turkish: رستم پاشا‎; Serbo-Croatian: Rustem-Paša Opuković c. 1500 – 10 July 1561) was an...
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