See also: رئیس and رییس

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ر ء س(r-ʾ-s) of رَأَسَ(raʾasa, to be at the head).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

رَئِيس (raʾīsm (plural رُؤَسَاء(ruʾasāʾ))

  1. boss, chief, leader
  2. director
  3. headmaster, principal
  4. chairman
  5. governor
  6. president
  7. manager, superintendent
  8. (music) conductor
  9. (military) captain

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