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sultannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsʌl.tən/
a ​ruler, ​especially in the past, of some ​Muslimcountries: the Sultan of Brunei
(Definition of sultan from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sultannoun [C]

 us   /ˈsʌl·tən/
a ​title of someone who ​rules or ​governs in some ​Muslimcountries
(Definition of sultan from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sultan”
in Spanish sultán…
in Vietnamese vua…
in Malaysian sultan…
in Thai สุลต่าน…
in French sultan…
in German der Sultan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指过去的)苏丹(指一些穆斯林国家的统治者)…
in Turkish sultan…
in Russian султан…
in Indonesian sultan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指過去的)蘇丹(指一些回教國家的統治者)…
in Polish sułtan…
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