Saladin

Definitions of Saladin
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n sultan of Syria and Egypt; reconquered Jerusalem from the Christians in 1187 but was defeated by Richard Coeur de Lion in 1191 (1137-1193)

Synonyms:
Salah-ad-Din Yusuf ibn-Ayyub
Example of:
grand Turk, sultan
the ruler of a Muslim country (especially of the former Ottoman Empire)

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