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Cadir

is an order of Mohammedan monks founded by Abdul-Kadir-Gilani, who died; at: :Bagdad in 1165. They never cut their hair, and always go bareheaded and barefooted. They can leave the order at pleasure, and are under no vow of celibacy.

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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Cadir'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/c/cadir.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.

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