What does padishah mean?

Definitions for padishahˈpɑ dɪˌʃɑ, -ˌʃɔ

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  1. Padishah(Noun)

    a ruler of a Muslim country or state

  2. Origin: From پادشاه, Pahlavi pātaqšāh.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Padishah(noun)

    chief ruler; monarch; sovereign; -- a title of the Sultan of Turkey, and of the Shah of Persia

  2. Origin: [Per. pdishh. Cf. Pasha.]


  1. Padishah

    Padeshah, Padshah or Padishah is a superlative royal title, composed of the Persian pād "master" and the widespread shāh "king", which was adopted by several monarchs claiming the highest rank, roughly equivalent to the ancient Persian notion of "The Great" or "Great King", and later adopted by post-Achaemenid and Christian Emperors.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Padishah

    pä′di-sha, n. chief ruler: great king, a title of the Sultan of Turkey or of the Sovereign of Great Britain as ruler of India. [Pers. pād, master, shāh, king; cf. Pasha.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Padishah

    from two Persian words meaning "protector prince," is a title given to the Shah of Persia and the Sultan of Turkey, and at one time applied, among others, to the Emperors of Austria and Russia.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of padishah in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of padishah in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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