Amir: 1 definition
Amir means something in Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Ambiguity: Although Amir has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Amira.
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Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Amir in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) rich, wealthy; (nm) a rich man; a chieftain; -[gariba] haves and have-nots; ~[jada] son of a rich man; an aristocrat by birth; hence ~[jadi] (nf); [amirana] lordly, princely..—amir (अमीर) is alternatively transliterated as Amīra.
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Search found 6 books and stories containing Amir; (plurals include: Amirs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Some Aspects of Muslim Polity < [July-August, 1929]
“The Confessions of a Thug” and “The Deceivers” < [October – December, 1982]
Shrimati Lalita Venkatram < [September 1937]
Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Myths and Legends of Babylonia and Assyria (by Lewis Spence)
The civilization of Babylonia and Assyria (by Morris Jastrow)
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)