Baghdad vs Abbasid - What's the difference?

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baghdad

English

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • The capital of, and largest city in Iraq, situated in the center of the country on the Tigris river; an ancient city and historical center of the Muslim world.
  • Derived terms

    * Baghdad by the Bay * Baghdadi * Baghdadian

    abbasid

    English

    Alternative forms

    * Abbassid * Abbasside

    Noun

    (wikipedia Abbasid) (en noun)
  • A member of the dynasty of caliphs that ruled from Baghdad, from about 750 to 1250, claiming ancestry of Abbas.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or relating to the Abbasid caliphs.
  • See also

    * Serkland