Meaning of “sultan” in the English Dictionary

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"sultan" in British English

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sultannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsʌl.tən/ us /ˈsʌl.tən/

a ruler, especially in the past, of some Muslim countries:

the Sultan of Brunei

(Definition of “sultan” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sultan" in American English

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sultannoun [ C ]

us /ˈsʌl·tən/

a title of someone who rules or governs in some Muslim countries

(Definition of “sultan” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)