Badia-y-Lablich (17661818)

Badia-y-Lablich (Badi`a-y-Lablich) , a Spaniard, born at Barcelona; travelled in the East; having acquired a knowledge of Arabic and Arab customs, disguised himself as a Mohammedan under the name of Ali-Bei; his disguise was so complete that he passed for a Mussulman, even in Mecca itself; is believed to be the first Christian admitted to the shrine of Mecca; after a time settled in Paris, and wrote an account of his travels (17661818).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Bactrian Sage
Bacup
Badajoz`
Badakans
Badakhshan`
Badalo`na
Ba`den
Bad`en, The Grand-Duchy of
Baden-Baden
Bad`enoch
Badi`a-y-Lablich
Badrinath
Baedeker, Karl
Baer, Karl Ernst von
Baffin, William
Baffin Bay
Bagdad
Bagehot, Walter
Bagge`sen, Jens Emmanuel
Baghelkand
Baghe`ria