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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran;
[syn: Shah, Shah of Iran]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Shah \Shah\ (sh[aum]), n. [Per. sh[=a]h a king, sovereign, prince. Cf. Checkmate, Chess, Pasha.] A former title of the supreme ruler in certain Eastern countries, especially Persia and Iran. [Written also schah.] [1913 Webster +PJC] Shah Nameh. [Per., Book of Kings.] A celebrated historical poem written by Firdousi, being the most ancient in the modern Persian language. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Shah n 1: title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran [syn: Shah, Shah of Iran]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "shah": Dalai Lama, Holy Roman Emperor, Inca, Kaiser, ardri, bey, cacique, caesar, cham, czar, kaid, khan, mikado, negus, padishah, pendragon, pharaoh, rig, sachem, sagamore, sheikh, shogun, tenno, tycoon