from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of emir.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A high title of nobility or office, used in Arabic countries and in some Turkic states.
- n. One of the Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Sindh.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as ameer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See ameer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia)
Arabic أمِير (amīr), commander, prince. (Wiktionary)