sultanate


sul·tan·ate

noun \ˈsəl-tən-ˌāt\

: a state or country that is ruled by a sultan

: the position of a sultan or the period of time when a sultan rules

Full Definition of SULTANATE

1
:  a state or country governed by a sultan
2
:  the office, dignity, or power of a sultan

Examples of SULTANATE

  1. His sultanate ended in 1923.

First Known Use of SULTANATE

1822

Other Government and Politics Terms

agent provocateur, agitprop, autarky, cabal, egalitarianism, federalism, hegemony, plenipotentiary, popular sovereignty, socialism

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