soldan

noun
sol·​dan | \ ˈsäl-dən How to pronounce soldan (audio) , ˈsōl- \

Definition of soldan

archaic
: sultan especially : the sultan of Egypt

First Known Use of soldan

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for soldan

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Arabic sulṭān

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“Soldan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soldan. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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