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Meaning of "qaimaqam" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QAIMAQAM

qaimaqam  [ˌkaɪmɑːˈkɑːm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QAIMAQAM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Qaimaqam is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QAIMAQAM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Kaymakam

Qaim Maqam or Qaimaqam or Kaymakam is the title used for the governor of a provincial district in the Republic of Turkey, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and in Lebanon; additionally, it was a title used for roughly the same official position in the Ottoman Empire.

Definition of qaimaqam in the English dictionary

The definition of qaimaqam in the dictionary is a Turkish officer or official.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QAIMAQAM


alarm
əˈlɑːm
arm
ɑːm
balm
bɑːm
becalm
bɪˈkɑːm
caimacam
ˌkaɪməˈkɑːm
calm
kɑːm
charm
tʃɑːm
encalm
ɪnˈkɑːm
farm
fɑːm
firearm
ˈfaɪərˌɑːm
Guam
ɡwɑːm
haram
ˈhɑːˌrɑːm
harm
hɑːm
imam
ɪˈmɑːm
Islam
ˈɪzlɑːm
kaimakam
ˌkaɪmɑːˈkɑːm
Montcalm
mɒntˈkɑːm
palm
pɑːm
psalm
sɑːm
salaam
səˈlɑːm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QAIMAQAM

qa
qabalah
qabalism
qabalist
qabalistic
Qabis
Qaboos bin Said
Qaddafi
Qaddish
Qaddishim
qadi
qaid
Qairwan
qalamdan
qanat
QANTAS
Qaraghandy
QARANC
qasida
qat

WORDS THAT END LIKE QAIMAQAM

Adam
am
Amsterdam
cam
cream
dam
dream
jam
Nam
on the beam
program
ram
sam
spam
steam
stream
tam
team
Vietnam
webcam

Synonyms and antonyms of qaimaqam in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «qaimaqam» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QAIMAQAM

Find out the translation of qaimaqam to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of qaimaqam from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «qaimaqam» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

qaimaqam
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

qaimaqam
570 millions of speakers

English

qaimaqam
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

qaimaqam
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

qaimaqam
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

qaimaqam
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

qaimaqam
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

qaimaqam
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

qaimaqam
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Qaimaqam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

qaimaqam
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

qaimaqam
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

qaimaqam
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Qaimaqam
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

qaimaqam
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

qaimaqam
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कयामाकम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

qaimaqam
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

qaimaqam
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

qaimaqam
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

qaimaqam
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

qaimaqam
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

qaimaqam
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

qaimaqam
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

qaimaqam
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

qaimaqam
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of qaimaqam

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QAIMAQAM»

The term «qaimaqam» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.875 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QAIMAQAM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «qaimaqam» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «qaimaqam» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about qaimaqam

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QAIMAQAM»

Discover the use of qaimaqam in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to qaimaqam and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Tragedy of the Assyrians
Qaimaqam Dohuk affected him by restricting the liberty of some of his followers by false reasons, like his imprisoning Werda for saying to Chikko “I'll kill you”; it was clear that his imprisonment by Qaimaqam Dohuk was directed merely against ...
R. S. Stafford, 2006
2
Eastern, Northern & Central Europe. Annex: International ...
Ioan Buhuş, Logofăt, qaimaqam 2. Nicolae Mavrogordato 1., (Istanbul 3.V.1680- Bucureşti 3.SI.1730) Dimitrie Cantemir 2. Regents: Vornic Lupu Costachi, qaimaqam act. Ioan (I) Mavrogordato qaimaqam (23.VII.1684-235XL1729) Nicolae ...
Peter Truhart, 2006
3
Low-Key Politics: Local-Level Leadership and Change in the ...
A petition is sent to the qaimaqam by Beni Yasin asking for the cancellation of the village council. [Sulayman Hasan's telegram is intercepted by a village shopkeeper.J Abu Fayid talks to Shaykh Basim regarding the purpose of his impending ...
Richard T. Antoun, 1979
4
The Reign of Mubarak-Al-Sabah: Shaikh of Kuwait 1896-1915
Stavrides' argument that the title of qaimaqam was something which the al-Sabah only accepted in respect of their gardens at Basra and Fao, and not in respect of Kuwait itself, did not find much sympathy among British officials in the embassy ...
Salwa Alghanim, 1998
5
The Emergence of Kurdish Nationalism and the Sheikh Said ...
5th Section Qaimaqam Talal. 6th Section Qaimaqam Zia ud din. DIVISIONAL ARTILLERY REGIMENT HQ ?? Husni Bey. 3RD CAV. REGIMENT. QAIMAQAM FARHAT. 5TH CAV. REGIMENT. OC Qaimaqam Jamil. ADC Yuzb. Faiq. 54TH CAV.
Robert Olson, 2013
6
Cities of the Middle East and North Africa: A Historical ...
A qaimaqam, or dignitary, was appointed to govern the area. The government purchased 480 acres of land from the Mhemdiyin tribe of the al-Azazma clan to establish the city, and in 1896 the leader of the clan, Shaykh Hasan al-Malt'a, ...
Michael Dumper, Bruce E. Stanley, 2007
7
Lords of the Lebanese Marches: Violence and Narrative in an ...
Once in the heart of the dai'a at the old mosque he hurled his name in a crescendo howl at the qaimaqam (senior governorate official) who stood in the middle of the road, impeccably grey-suited and elegant: 'I am Hassan Abd as- Salam!
Michael Gilsenan, 1996
8
Circassian History
The Mamelukes too, having appointed a qaimaqam (a temporary viceroy assistant) from their midst, sent a dispatch to Constantinople with their version of the events and with the request to establish the new post of qaimaqam as a warranty ...
Kadir I. Natho, 2009
9
A Bedouin Century: Education and Development Among the Negev ...
In the period from 1929 to 1939, he was Qaimaqam of the Beersheba Qada, and from 1939 to 1942, was Qaimaqam of Gaza. In 1943 to 1948, he was Qaimaqam of Ramallah. After annexation of the West Bank to Jordan, he served as Mayor ...
Aref Abu-Rabia, 2001
10
The Kuwait Crisis: Basic Documents
Ruler of Kuwait as Qaimaqam of Kuwait-Qaimaqam means district Governor-that if he, the ruler, were to misbehave he would receive "a severe punishment and be considered a rebel". General Kassim also said that it was in his power to ...
E. Lauterpacht, C. J. Greenwood, Marc Weller, 1991

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QAIMAQAM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term qaimaqam is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Storm 'Yohan' batters Lebanon
Kesrouan's Qaimaqam Joseph Mansour and head of the fishermen's syndicate Malek Tayeh inspected the damages inflicted on Jounieh's port and called on the ... «Al-Bawaba, Feb 15»
2
'Spelling Bee' a light and lively wintertime diversion
All six performers ooze daffy charm as they cope with adolescent insecurities while nailing such rarely encountered words as capybara, qaimaqam, hasenpfeffer ... «Springfield News-Leader, Jan 15»
3
Scrabble: The deadly sin of nailing a triple-word score
... a Scrabble duellist will know them all: from qaimaqam (originally a Turkish word, from Arabic, meaning "a deputy governor") to qinghaosu (originally Chinese, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, May 11»
4
'Putnam County Spelling Bee' stars share a few words about …
We've had audience volunteers misspell words like cow because they're just so nervous. Q. What's the hardest word you know how to spell? A. Qaimaqam. «Boston Globe, Sep 06»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Qaimaqam [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/qaimaqam>. May 2021 ».
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