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sheikhnoun [C]

(also sheik) uk   us   /ʃeɪk/ /ʃiːk/
an ​Arabruler or ​head of a ​group of ​people
(Definition of sheikh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sheikh”
in Chinese (Simplified) (阿拉伯)酋长,部落首领…
in Turkish Şeyh…
in Russian шейх…
in Chinese (Traditional) (阿拉伯)酋長,部落首領…
in Polish szejk…
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