sultana

noun sul·ta·na \ (ˌ)səl-ˈta-nə \

Definition of sultana

1 : a woman who is a member of a sultan's family; especially : a sultan's wife
2 a : a pale yellow seedless grape grown for raisins and wine
b : the raisin of a sultana

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Origin and Etymology of sultana

Italian, feminine of sultano sultan, from Arabic sulṭān


SULTANA Defined for English Language Learners

sultana

noun

Definition of sultana for English Language Learners

  • : the wife, mother, sister, or daughter of a sultan


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sultana

noun sul·ta·na \ ˌsəl-ˈta-nə \

Definition of sultana for Students

: the wife, mother, sister, or daughter of a sultan

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