(in India) sir; master: a term of respect used, especially during the colonial period, when addressing or referring to a European.
(initial capital letter) singular of Ashab.
plural noun, singular Sahib
[sah-ib, -eeb] /ˈsɑ ɪb, -ib/ (Show IPA). Islam.
those associating with Muhammad at any time in his life.
(in India) a form of address or title placed after a man’s name or designation, used as a mark of respect
- Sahitya akademi
/sɑːˈhɪtjə əˈkɑːdəmɪ/ noun 1. a body set up by the Government of India for cultivating literature in Indian languages and in English
noun 1. syce. noun 1. (in India) a groom; stable attendant. noun 1. a variant spelling of syce noun 1. (formerly, in India) a servant employed to look after horses, drive carriages, etc 2. (in Malaysia) a driver or chauffeur
verb 1. simple past tense and past participle of say1 . adjective 2. Chiefly Law. named or mentioned before; aforesaid; aforementioned: said witness; said sum. noun, Islam. 1. sayyid. verb (used with object), said, saying. 1. to utter or pronounce; speak: What did you say? I said “Hello!”. 2. to express in words; state; declare; […]