Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936)

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, the name of a tribe on the north-west frontier of India. They inhabit the hilly country around Tārtāra and Kambela to the north of the Ḵh̲yber Pass. Their territories are bounded on the north by the Kābul river; on the west by the S̲h̲ilmānī country; on the south by the settlements of the Kuki Ḵh̲ēl Afrīdīs; and on the east by the Pes̲h̲āwar district. The tribe is divided into three clans: the Aḥmad Ḵh̲ēl, Ismāʿīl, and the Dawlat Ḵh̲ēl. Like the Ṣāfīs and the S̲h̲ilmānīs they are vassal clans of the Mohmands. N…

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Davies, C. Collin, “Mullagorī”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 28 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_4988>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936

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