noun, often capitalized \ˈshä, ˈsh\

: a king of Iran in past times

Full Definition of SHAH

:  a sovereign of Iran
shah·dom \ˈshä-dəm, ˈsh-\ noun

Origin of SHAH

Persian shāh king — more at check
First Known Use: 1566

Rhymes with SHAH


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