Khil’ah or Khil’at

Posted on 05/19/2012 by marina

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KHIL’AH or KHIL’AT خلعة
A dress of honor presented by a ruler to an inferior, as a mark of distinction. A complete khil’ah may include arms, or a horse, or an elephant.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam