emir

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Emir, emír, and émir

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French emir, from Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince). Akin to amir, Amir and admiral.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

emir (plural usually emirs, rarely umara)

  1. a prince, commander or other leader or ruler in an Islamic nation.
  2. a descendant of the prophet Muhammad.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

emir m (plural emirs)

  1. emir

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Noun[edit]

emir c (singular definite emiren, plural indefinite emirer)

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Noun[edit]

emir m (plural emirs)

  1. emir (Islamic prince or leader)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Noun[edit]

emir m (definite singular emiren, indefinite plural emirer, definite plural emirene)

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Noun[edit]

emir m (definite singular emiren, indefinite plural emirar, definite plural emirane)

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Noun[edit]

emir m pers

  1. emir (title of a prince, commander or other leader or ruler in an Islamic nation)

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

emir m (plural emires)

  1. emir (Islamic prince or leader)

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • amir (archaic, rare)

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

emir m (plural emires)

  1. emir

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

emir c

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

Declension[edit]

Declension of emir 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative emir emiren emirer emirerna
Genitive emirs emirens emirers emirernas

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [emiɾ]
  • Hyphenation: e‧mir

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish امر (emir), from Arabic أَمْر (ʾamr).

Noun[edit]

emir (definite accusative emri, plural emirler)

  1. command
  2. order
Declension[edit]
Inflection
Nominative emir
Definite accusative emri
Singular Plural
Nominative emir emirler
Definite accusative emri emirleri
Dative emre emirlere
Locative emirde emirlerde
Ablative emirden emirlerden
Genitive emrin emirlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular emrim emirlerim
2nd singular emrin emirlerin
3rd singular emri emirleri
1st plural emrimiz emirlerimiz
2nd plural emriniz emirleriniz
3rd plural emirleri emirleri
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic أَمِيرْ (ʾamīr).

Noun[edit]

emir (definite accusative emiri, plural emirler)

  1. commander
  2. prince, ruler
Declension[edit]
Inflection
Nominative emir
Definite accusative emiri
Singular Plural
Nominative emir emirler
Definite accusative emiri emirleri
Dative emire emirlere
Locative emirde emirlerde
Ablative emirden emirlerden
Genitive emirin emirlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular emirim emirlerim
2nd singular emirin emirlerin
3rd singular emiri emirleri
1st plural emirimiz emirlerimiz
2nd plural emiriniz emirleriniz
3rd plural emirleri emirleri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular emirim emirlerim
2nd singular emirsin emirlersin
3rd singular emir
emirdir
emirler
emirlerdir
1st plural emiriz emirleriz
2nd plural emirsiniz emirlersiniz
3rd plural emirler emirlerdir
Derived terms[edit]