Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
Roget 745: master, padrone; lord, lord paramount; commander, commandant; captain; chief, chieftain; sirdar†, sachem, sheik, head, senior, governor, ruler, dictator; leader etc. (director) 694; boss, cockarouse†, sagamore, werowance†. lord of the ascendant; cock of the walk, cock of the roost; gray mare; mistress. potentate; liege, liege lord; suzerain, sovereign, monarch, autocrat, despot, tyrant, oligarch. crowned head, emperor, king, anointed king, majesty, imperator [Lat.], protector, president, stadholder†, judge. ceasar, kaiser, czar, tsar, sultan, soldan†, grand Turk, caliph, imaum†, shah, padishah†, sophi†, mogul, great mogul, khan, lama, tycoon, mikado, tenno [Jap.], inca, cazique†; voivode†; landamman†; seyyid†; Abuna†, cacique†, czarowitz†, grand seignior. prince, duke etc. (nobility) 875; archduke, doge, elector; seignior; marland†, margrave; rajah, emir, wali, sheik nizam†, nawab. empress, queen, sultana, czarina, princess, infanta, duchess, margravine†; czarevna†, czarita†; maharani, rani, rectrix†. regent, viceroy, exarch†, palatine, khedive, hospodar†, beglerbeg†, three-tailed bashaw†, pasha, bashaw†, bey, beg, dey†, scherif†, tetrarch, satrap, mandarin, subahdar†, nabob, maharajah; burgrave†; laird etc. (proprietor) 779; collector, commissioner, deputy commissioner, woon†. the authorities, the powers that be, the government; staff, etat major [Fr.], aga†, official, man in office, person in authority; sircar†, sirkar†, Sublime Porte. [Military authorities] marshal, field marshal, marechal†; general, generalissimo; commander in chief, seraskier†, hetman†; lieutenant general, major general; colonel, lieutenant colonel, major, captain, centurion, skipper, lieutenant, first lieutenant, second lieutenant, sublieutenant, officer, staff officer, aide-de-camp, brigadier, brigade major, adjutant, jemidar†, ensign, cornet, cadet, subaltern, noncommissioned officer, warrant officer; sergeant, sergeant major; color sergeant; corporal, corporal major; lance corporal, acting corporal; drum major; captain general, dizdar†, knight marshal, naik†, pendragon. [Civil authorities] mayor, mayoralty; prefect, chancellor, archon, provost, magistrate, syndic; alcalde†, alcaid†; burgomaster, corregidor†, seneschal, alderman, councilman, committeeman, councilwoman, warden, constable, portreeve†; lord mayor; officer etc. (executive) 965; dewan†, fonctionnaire [Fr.]. [Naval authorities] admiral, admiralty; rear admiral, vice admiral, port admiral; commodore, captain, commander, lieutenant, ensign, skipper, mate, master, officer of the day, OD; navarch†. ... show more
debug info: 0.0223