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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran.

Usage examples (33)
  • He was America's "shah"-and that has also been his undoing.
  • The official national anthem of the shah was the "Imperial Salute of Iran."
  • Comparing a rival to the shah is a serious, though common, insult in Iranian politics.
  • Faráshah is the fem. or singular form of for more
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