Definition of Meliks

1. melik [n] - See also: melik



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Meliks

meliaceous
melibiase
melibiases
melibiose
melibiose permease
melibioses
melic
melicera
melicerous
melicitose
melicotoon
melicotoons
melics
melik
meliks (current term)
melilite
melilites
melilot
melilotic
melilotic acid
melilots
melilotus
meline
melinite
melinites
melioidosis
melioidotic
meliorate
meliorated

Literary usage of Meliks

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Researches of the Rev. E. Smith and Rev. H.G.O. Dwight in Armenia: Including by Eli Smith, Harrison Gray Otis Dwight (1833)
"The temporal power is in the hands of distinct meliks, but they all ... Each has its own melik or meliks, who acknowledge subjection to no common head. ..."

2. Missionary Researches in Armenia: Including a Journey Through Asia Minor by Eli Smith, Harrison Gray Otis Dwight (1834)
"The temporal power is in the hands of distinct meliks, but they all ... Each has its own melik or meliks, who acknowledge subjection to no common head. ..."

3. The Travels of Pietro Della Valle in India by Pietro Della Valle, George Havers, Edward Grey (1892)
"... who by his ill demeanor towards the said Melik (even so far as to endeavour to get him poyson'd) was the occasion of the present Warr, wherein MeliKs ..."

4. Armenia and the Armenians from the Earliest Times Until the Great War (1914) by Kevork Aslan (1920)
"The Russians then occupied Georgia and Karabagh, where the Armenian meliks aided them in the pursuit of the enemy (1798). The Persians were unable to ..."

5. Sources of Ancient and Primitive Law by Albert Kocourek, John Henry Wigmore (1915)
"... are called O-meliks (wealthy)," but "wealthy" is an explanation of the position of these men, and not a translation ' Compare Rink, "Tales," etc., p. ..."

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