SHEIK KEFEVI VASFI
\ʃˈe͡ɪk kˈɛfɪvˌi vˈasfi], \ʃˈeɪk kˈɛfɪvˌi vˈasfi], \ʃ_ˈeɪ_k k_ˈɛ_f_ɪ_v_ˌi v_ˈa_s_f_i]\
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A contemporary Turkish poet, critic, and litterateur of considerable repute in his own country. Besides numerous translations of philosophical maxims, moral anecdotes, etc., from the Arabic and Persian, he has written two volumes of original poems, "Djezebaad" and "Feizabad", which are imbued with the Oriental mysticism.
By Charles Dudley Warner
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