Yaqut al-Hamawi

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Yaqut al-Hamawi

(yäko͞ot` äl-hämäwē`), 1179–1229, Arab geographer. Born in Byzantium, he was bought as a slave by a merchant, al-Hamawi. He was freed on the death of his master and traveled extensively in Egypt, Syria, Iraq, and Persia. His Mujam al-Buldan, a geographical dictionary that includes much biographical, historical, and cultural data, is a primary source in Arabic scholarship.
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Byline: Sobhy Mostafa Yakout, AbdEl Aziz Ahmed Nayl, Reda AbdElhady Elkhashab and Tamer El Malah
Yakout : Elle n'a pas realise de grandes prestations durant les meetings ecoules, elle aura pour elle uniquement sa situation interessante sur l'echelle des poids.
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Des prenoms inspirees de la mythologie : Andromane de Alaoui Mharzi ; Yakout de Jamal Belmejdoub ; Kandisah de Jerome-Cohen Olivar .
This year's highlight's include Moroccan filmmaker Yakout Elhabibi's tale of marijuana farmers in her nation's hinterlands, "Children's Games"; Israeli Idan Glikzelig's "State of War," for which he spent a year chronicling his nation's obsession with war preparations; and Sidu's pic, which used footage from the weddings of her family members, in exile across the region, to bring the realities of the occupation into focus.
Casablanca, Morocco: Leading French professional lady jockey Justin Mercier steered Yakout Al Boraq home to win the 6th leg of HH Shaikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) at the Casablanca-Anfa Racecourse on Friday.
Noor Al Rayyan of Asayed Elalya Stud beat Yakout Al Shaqab and SS Hanna in a close competition to win the Class 9 (4-6 mares) on the second day of the Qatar National Horse Show at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club arena on Saturday.
AICR is the most highly prestigious hotel bodies for front of house managers worldwide so we are delighted to have a representative from Dubai take such an influential role," said Ibhrahim Yakout, executive director for training solutions at the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing.