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Between 1918 and 1962, North Yemen was called The Mutawakkilite Kingdom . What does Mutawakkilite mean?

Question #145146. Asked by chabenao1.
Last updated Dec 10 2017.
Originally posted Dec 10 2017 12:36 AM.

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Following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, The Mutawakkilite kingdom was declared by His majesty Amir al-Mumenin al-Mutawakkil 'Ala Allah Rab ul-Alamin Imam Yahya bin al-Mansur Bi'llah Muhammad Hamidaddin, Imam and Commander of the Faithful.
He called his kingdom after one of his own names, Mutawakkil. Its meaning is "having faith in Allah".


Dec 10 2017, 6:39 AM
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