Rubbaniyah was the term used to describe an officer of a sailing vessel in Zakhara.[1]


Though not required, especially on smaller vessels, rubbaniyah were useful in delegating lesser duties to shipmates so the rubban and nakhuda could focus on other things.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 David Cook (October 1992). Golden Voyages (Home Port). (TSR, Inc), p. 27. ISBN 978-1560763314.

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