Definitions for nabobˈneɪ bɒb
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a governor in India during the Mogul empire
a wealthy man (especially one who made his fortune in the Orient)
An Indian ruler within the Mogul empire; a nawab.
Someone of great wealth or importance.
A person with a grandiose style or manner.
a deputy or viceroy in India; a governor of a province of the ancient Mogul empire
one who returns to Europe from the East with immense riches: hence, any man of great wealth
Origin: [Hind. nawb, from Ar. nawb, pl. of nb a vicegerent, governor. Cf Nawab.]
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