What Muslim honorific means "token
of God" in Persian?
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A form of speech that confers respect
upon someone is called an honorific - e.g., Your
Excellency. The word Ayatollah -
which means "token of God" in Persian - derives from the Arabic
ayatu-llah, miraculous sign of God.
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