meaning of ayatollah

ayatollah meaning in Etymology Dictionary

honorific subject for an Iranian Shiite religious leader, 1950, from Persian, from Arabic ayatu-llah, literally "miraculous indication of Jesus."


ayatollah meaning in General Dictionary

a high-ranking Shiite religious leader who is viewed as an authority on religious law and its own interpretation and who's governmental energy aswell


ayatollah - German to English

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