سلطان

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Arabic[edit]

Suleiman I of the Ottoman Empire

Etymology[edit]

From Aramaic שׁוּלְטָנָא‎ / ܫܘܼܠܛܵܢܵܐ(šulṭānā, power).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سُلْطَان (sulṭānm (plural سَلَاطِين(salāṭīn))

  1. sultan

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Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

سُلْطَان (sulṭānm, f

  1. power, strength
  2. rule, dominion
  3. authority
  4. mandate, authorization
  5. proof, evidence, an argument or case against
  6. a plea, an allegation, the grounds or basis for one's case being superior
  7. justification

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سلطان‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سلطان (plural سلطان٢‎, third person possessive سلطانڽ‎)

  1. sultan

Further reading[edit]

  • "سلطان" in Pusat Rujukan Persuratan Melayu (Malay Literary Reference Centre).

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سُلْطَان(sulṭān).

Noun[edit]

سلطان (soltân)

  1. sultan
  2. king

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian سلطان‎, from Arabic سُلْطَان(sulṭān).

Noun[edit]

سلطان (sultānm (Hindi spelling सुल्तान)

  1. sultan
  2. king