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  1. sheikdom, sheikhdomnoun

    the domain ruled by a sheik


  1. Sheikhdom

    A sheikhdom is a geographical area or a society, that is ruled by a sheikh. Sheikhdoms exist almost exclusively within Arab countries, particularly in the Arabian Peninsula. The word is generally used as a descriptive term for political systems rather than as a noun, and although some countries such as Kuwait are ruled by a sheikh, they are not typically referred to as sheikdoms.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sheikhdom in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sheikhdom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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