sheikhdom


sheikh·dom

noun \-dəm, -təm\

: an area ruled by a sheikh

Full Definition of SHEIKHDOM

:  a region under the rule of a sheikh

Variants of SHEIKHDOM

sheikh·dom or sheik·dom \-dəm, -təm\

First Known Use of SHEIKHDOM

1860

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