An inferior magistrate or judge one of the Mohammedans usually the judge of a city or town
- An inferior magistrate or judge among the Mohammedans, often the judge of a city or town.
Name Origin: Arabic
Name Gender: Male
title of a Turkish municipal magistrate.
Jurisdiction in all legal matters as regards personal status of Mahommedans is administered by a grand cadi and a staff of subordinate cadis.