- a wise or learned man.
- a physician; doctor.
Origin of hakim1
- (in Muslim countries) a ruler; governor; judge.
Origin of hakim2
- a male given name.
Examples from the Web for hakim
Contemporary Examples of hakim
However, Hakim remains unfazed: “I really hope that the third intifada"—or uprising—"starts soon.”
“Our violence is nothing compared to the Israeli violence,” Hakim continued.
Historical Examples of hakim
I regard you as my hakim, and take this as medicine because you order it.At Aboukir and Acre
George Alfred Henty
No, my dear Hakim, if I marry at all, I will marry to be free.'Alroy
Would he have his head shaved like his Excellency the Hakim?
The wilder the people we meet, the less likely they will be to interfere with a learned Hakim.
The Hakim then raised his head a little and turned to the Sheikh.
- a Muslim judge, ruler, or administrator
- a Muslim physician