Sultanate vs Emirate - What's the difference?

sultanate | emirate |


As nouns the difference between sultanate and emirate

is that sultanate is while emirate is .

sultanate

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A sovereign or vassal princely state - usually where the ruler is styled sultan.
  • Derived terms

    * Sultanate of Oman

    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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