Sultan flower
Sultan Sul"tan, n. [F. sultan (cf. Sp. soldan, It. sultano, soldano), Ar. sult[=a]n sultan, dominion. Cf. {Soldan}.] A ruler, or sovereign, of a Mohammedan state; specifically, the ruler of the Turks; the Padishah, or Grand Seignior; -- officially so called. [1913 Webster]

{Sultan flower}. (Bot.) See {Sweet sultan}, under {Sweet}. [1913 Webster]


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  • sultan flower — Sweet Sweet, a. [Compar. {Sweeter}; superl. {Sweetest}.] [OE. swete, swote, sote, AS. sw[=e]te; akin to OFries. sw[=e]te, OS. sw[=o]ti, D. zoet, G. s[ u]ss, OHG. suozi, Icel. s[ae]tr, s[oe]tr, Sw. s[ o]t, Dan. s[ o]d, Goth. suts, L. suavis, for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sultan — Sul tan, n. [F. sultan (cf. Sp. soldan, It. sultano, soldano), Ar. sult[=a]n sultan, dominion. Cf. {Soldan}.] A ruler, or sovereign, of a Mohammedan state; specifically, the ruler of the Turks; the Padishah, or Grand Seignior; officially so… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sweet sultan — Sweet Sweet, a. [Compar. {Sweeter}; superl. {Sweetest}.] [OE. swete, swote, sote, AS. sw[=e]te; akin to OFries. sw[=e]te, OS. sw[=o]ti, D. zoet, G. s[ u]ss, OHG. suozi, Icel. s[ae]tr, s[oe]tr, Sw. s[ o]t, Dan. s[ o]d, Goth. suts, L. suavis, for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan — Zayed redirects here. For other uses, see Zayed (disambiguation). Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan الشيخ زايد بن سلطان آل نهيان Emir (Prince) and Hakim (Ruler) of Abu Dhabi and Rais (President) of the United Arab Emirates …   Wikipedia

  • Kaya Sultan — was the daughter of Sultan Murad IV. She died shortly after giving birth, at the age of 26, due to complications during her labour. [Evliya Celebi. The Intimate Life of an Ottoman Statesman Albany: State University of New York, 1991. P.231.] The… …   Wikipedia

  • Parameswara (sultan) — Infobox Monarch name =Parameswara (aka Iskandar Shah) title =1st Ruler of Malacca caption =An artist s impression of Parameswara, who ruled Singapore in the 1390s. reign =Malacca Sultanate: c. 1400 1414 coronation = othertitles =Prince of Sri… …   Wikipedia

  • basket-flower — ▪ plant  (Centaurea americana), annual garden flower of the family Asteraceae, native to southwestern North America. The basket flower has oblong leaves and rose coloured, compact heads of disk flowers that appear to be in baskets because the ray …   Universalium

  • sweet sultan — muskusinė sausvirbė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Amberboa moschata angl. blackamoor’s beauty; musk knapweed; spotted knapweed; sultans flower; sweet sultan vok. Bisam Flockenblume; wohlriechende Flockenblume rus. василек душистый… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • sultans flower — muskusinė sausvirbė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Amberboa moschata angl. blackamoor’s beauty; musk knapweed; spotted knapweed; sultans flower; sweet sultan vok. Bisam Flockenblume; wohlriechende Flockenblume rus. василек душистый… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • sweet sultan — noun 1. Asian plant widely grown for its sweetly fragrant pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Centaurea • Syn: ↑Amberboa moschata, ↑Centaurea moschata • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Amberboa, ↑genus Amberbo …   Useful english dictionary

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