Bassaw
Bassa \Bas"sa\, Bassaw \Bas*saw"\, n. See {Bashaw}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Bassa — Bas sa, Bassaw Bas*saw , n. See {Bashaw}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pasha — or pacha, formerly bashaw, ( tr. paşa پاشا) (Persian: پاشا) (Armenian: Փաշա) was a high rank in the Ottoman Empire political system, typically granted to governors and generals. As an honorary title, Pasha in one of its various ranks is… …   Wikipedia

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