from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A prince, lord, or nobleman; a chief, governor, or one having command; specifically, the title of the dominant ruler of Afghanistan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete an independent ruler or chieftan (especially in Africa or Arabia). Same as emir.
  • noun One of the Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Scinde.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An emir

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia)


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