Definition of Sheikdoms

1. Noun. (plural of sheikdom) ¹



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Definition of Sheikdoms

1. sheikdom [n] - See also: sheikdom

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sheikdoms

sheeve
sheeves
shegetz
shegetzes
shegging
sheggings
shehe
shehes
shehita
shehitah
shehitahs
shehitas
sheik
sheika
sheikdom
sheikdoms (current term)
sheikh
sheikha
sheikhas
sheikhdom
sheikhdoms
sheikhs
sheiks
sheila
sheilas
sheild
sheiling
sheilings
sheisty
sheitan

Literary usage of Sheikdoms

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1. United Arab Emirates: A New Perspective by Ibrahim Abed, Peter Hellyer (2001)
"The personalities of the two rulers perfectly reflected the character of their sheikdoms. Zayed was a forceful tribal leader who embodied the bedouin ..."

2. Syria and the Middle East Peace Process by Alasdair Drysdale, Raymond A. Hinnebusch (1991)
"However, few of the Gulf sheikdoms fully accepted Syria's claim to be their interlocutor and protector in Tehran. From Iran's perspective, the alliance with ..."

3. The World Economy by Angus Maddison (2006)
"In Asia, Aden and the sheikdoms around Arabia, Burma, the Malay states, Hong Kong and some Pacific islands ..."

4. A Commentary: Critical, Practical and Explanatory, on the Old and New by Robert Jamieson, Andrew Robert Fausset, David Brown (1884)
"... of a number of sheikdoms distinct from each other, standing at the foot of one of those hills that form a bowl round and enclose it. ..."

5. Creation, the Sacred Universe: The Incubation of the Phoenix by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1994)
"... another 30 to untold amounts in percentage points through military intimidation of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf oil sheikdoms, Iraq could gain considerable ..."

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