Emigrate vs Emirate - What's the difference?

emigrate | emirate |


As a verb emigrate

is to leave the country in which one lives, especially one's native country, in order to reside elsewhere.

As a noun emirate is

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Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

emigrate

English

Verb

(emigrat)
  • To leave the country in which one lives, especially one's native country, in order to reside elsewhere.
  • * Macaulay
  • Forced to emigrate in a body to America.
  • * J. H. Newman
  • They [the Huns] were emigrating from Tartary into Europe in the time of the Goths.

    Antonyms

    * immigrate

    emirate

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A country ruled by an emir.
  • The office of an emir.
  • See also

    * United Arab Emirates

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