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amirate

[ uh-meer-it, -eyt ]
/ əˈmɪər ɪt, -eɪt /
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noun

emirate.

Nearby words

aminotransferase, aminuria, amiodarone, amiodarone hydrochloride, amir, amirate, amis, amish, amiss, amitabha, amitate

Origin of amirate

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Examples from the Web for amirate

  • After the break up of the empire of Rum, Konia became a secondary city of the amirate of Karamania and in part fell to ruin.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 8|Various