See also: Emir, emír, and émir

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

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.

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CatalanEdit

NounEdit

emir m (plural emirs)

  1. emir

DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

emir c (singular definite emiren, plural indefinite emirer)

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

DeclensionEdit

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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

emir m (plural emirs)

  1. emir (Islamic prince or leader)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

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

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

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

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

emir m pers

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

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

NounEdit

emir m (plural emires)

  1. emir (Islamic prince or leader)

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • amir (archaic, rare)
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

emir m (plural emires)

  1. emir

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic أَمِير (ʾamīr, commander, prince).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

emir c

  1. an emir (Islamic prince or leader)

DeclensionEdit

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

TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

emir (definite accusative emri, plural emirler)

  1. command
  2. order
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SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic أَمِيرْ (ʾamīr).

NounEdit

emir (definite accusative emiri, plural emirler)

  1. commander
  2. prince, ruler
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit