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Amir


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Amir

Amir

ʿAmīr

Amīr

Amir

῾Āmir

Amīr

amir noun

Amir Bakhsh (1962)

Amir Chand (1695—1758) merchant

Āmir Khan (c. 1847—1915)

Āmir Khan (1912—1974)

Āmir Khan (1860)

Amir Khusrau (1253—1325)

Amir Minai (1828—1900)

Āmir Khan (c. 1820—1873)

Amir Hussain

Amir Goren

Amir Amedi

 

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Traditionally, a military commander, leader, governor, or prince. Historically used in the title for caliphs, amir al-muminin (commander of the faithful). In modern times, the title denotes membership in the ruling families of the monarchs governing Muslim countries (i.e., Saudi Arabia, the Gulf countries, Brunei) and means “prince.”

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