Ameer A*meer", Amir A*mir", n. [See {Emir}.] 1. an independent ruler or chieftan (especially in Africa or Arabia). Same as {Emir}. [Obs.]

Syn: emir, amir, emeer [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

2. One of the Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Scinde. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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