identical to Ameer
- an independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia)
- one of many Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Scinde.
- Same as Ameer.
from the surface of the Tree otherwise Prince.
Name Origin: Hebrew
Name Gender: Female
1610s; equivalent term as emir (q.v.), but generally used of modern Indian or Afghan rulers in the place of historical people.
- (n.) Among the Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Scinde.
- (n.) just like Ameer.
On the 8th of April 1898 a British division, with the Egyptian army, destroyed the Dervish force under the amir Mahmud Ahmed, on the Atbara river.