Definition of Sheikh. Meaning of Sheikh. Synonyms of Sheikh

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Definition of Sheikh

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Sheik Sheik, n. [Ar. sheikh, shaykh, a venerable old man, a chief, fr. sh[=a]kha to grow or be old.] The head of an Arab family, or of a clan or a tribe; also, the chief magistrate of an Arab village. The name is also applied to Mohammedan ecclesiastics of a high grade. [Written also scheik, shaik, sheikh.]

Meaning of Sheikh from wikipedia

- Sheikh (pronounced /ʃeɪk/ SHAYK or /ʃiːk/ SH****; Arabic: شيخ shaykh [ʃajx], mostly pronounced [ʃeːx], plural شيوخ shuyūkh [ʃuju:x])—also transliterated...
- Aasif Sheikh (born 11 November 1964) is an Indian film, stage, and television artist. He pla**** the role of Prince Ajay Singh in Hum Log. He has appeared...
- Somaliland portal Sheikh Ibrahim Sheikh Yusuf Sheikh Madar (Somali: Sh****h Ibraahim Sh****h Yuusuf Sh****h Madar) (died on 23 July 2004) served as the elected...
- Sheikh Hasina Wazed (née Sheikh Hasina ; /ˈʃeɪk həˈsiːnə/ SHEKH ha-si-na; Bengali: শেখ হাসিনা ওয়াজেদ, romanized: Shēkh Hasinā, [ˈʃekʰ ɦɐsina], born 28...
- Shaheer Nawaz Sheikh (born 26 March 1984) is an Indian actor and model who mainly works in Hindi television. In 2009, he made his acting debut with the...
- Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Arabic: محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم; Muḥammad bin Rāshid ʾĀl Maktūm; born 15 July 1949) is the vice president, prime minister...
- Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah (5 December 1905 – 8 September 1982) was an Indian politician who pla**** a central role in the politics of Jammu and Kashmir Referred...
- Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (sometimes also spelled Shaikh; also known by at least 50 pseudonyms; born March 1, 1964 or April 14, 1965) is a ****stani Islamist...
- Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Arabic: حمدان بن محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم; born 14 November 1982) has been Crown Prince of Dubai since 2008...
- Sanjeeda Sheikh (born 20 December 1984) is an Indian actress who works in the Hindi television industry. She is one of the most famous actresses on Indian...