sultana
noun Etymology: Italian, feminine of sultano sultan, from Arabic sulṭān Date: 1585 1. a woman who is a member of a sultan's family; especially a sultan's wife 2. a. a pale yellow seedless grape grown for raisins and wine b. the raisin of a sultana

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  • Sultana — (Arabic: سلطانه ) has multiple meanings: * Sultana (grape) is a variety of white seedless grape, especially in its dried form as a type of raisin * Sultana (title) is a common Western styling for the wife of a Sultan or a female Sultan * Sultana… …   Wikipedia

  • Sultana — steht für: die weibliche Form des Titels Sultan, dt. Sultanin Sultana (Rebsorte) Sultana (Schauspielerin) Sultana (Călărași), Dorf in Rumänien Schiffsnamen Sultana (Flaggschiff) der Osmanen während der Seeschlacht von Lepanto HMS Sultana,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sultana — puede referir a: Femenino de Sultán. SS Sultana, barco de vapor destruido en 1895. Unos 1.800 pasajeros murieron. Sultanina, un tipo de uva pasa. Sultana, una marca de autobuses de Mexico, ver Grupo Industrial Ramirez. Esta página de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sultana — Sul*ta na, n. [It.] 1. The wife of a sultan; a sultaness. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. A kind of seedless raisin produced near Smyrna in Asiatic Turkey. [1913 Webster] {Sultana bird} (Zo[ o]l.), the hyacinthine, or purple, gallinule. See Illust. under… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sultană — SULTÁNĂ, sultane, s.f. Soţie sau fiică de sultan. – Sultan + suf. ă. cf. fr. s u l t a n e . Trimis de rain drop, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  sultánă s. f., g. d. art. sultánei; pl. sultáne Tri …   Dicționar Român

  • sultana — 1580s, from It. sultana, fem. of sultano (see SULTAN (Cf. sultan)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • sultana — [sult′ n issul tan′ə, sultä′nə] n. [It < Ar sulṭāna, fem. of sulṭān: see SULTAN] 1. the wife of a sultan, or the mother, sister, or daughter of a sultan: also sultaness [sult′ n is] 2. a mistress, esp. of a king, prince, etc. 3. a) a small,… …   English World dictionary

  • Sultāna — Sultāna, 1) so v.w. Sultanin; 2) (Sultane), ein großes, türkisches Schiff von 66 Kanonen u. etwa 850 Mann Bemannung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • sultana — s.f. [da sultano ]. (arred.) [divano rotondo, basso, da tenere al centro della stanza] ▶◀ (divano alla) turca, ottomana, sofà, sommier …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • sultana — s. m. 1. Mulher do sultão. 2. Título das filhas do sultão. 3. Favorita do sultão que dele teve algum filho. 4. Nome de uma ave galinácea …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sultana — sustantivo femenino 1. Mujer del sultán o que goza de esa consideración. 2. Área: historia Antigua embarcación utilizada por los turcos en la guerra …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

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