nizam

noun ni·zam \ ni-ˈzäm , ˈnī-ˌzam , nī-ˈzam \

Definition of nizam

: one of a line of sovereigns of Hyderabad, India, reigning from 1713 to 1950

nizamate

play \ni-ˈzä-ˌmāt, nī-ˈza-\ noun

Origin and Etymology of nizam

Hindi & Urdu nizām, order, governor, ultimately from Arabic niḍhām


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