Sultan vs Sultanic - What's the difference?

sultan | sultanic |


As a noun sultan

is sultan (ruler).

As an adjective sultanic is

of or relating to a sultan or a sultanate.

sultan

English

(wikipedia sultan)

Noun

  • Originally, a secular office, formally subordinate to -, but de facto the power behind the throne of the (theoretically universal) caliph.
  • A hereditary ruler in various Muslim states (sultanate), varying from petty principalities (as in Indonesia and in Yemen), often vassal of a greater ruler, to independent realms, such as Oman, Brunei, or an empire such as the Turkish Ottoman Empire.
  • (card games) A variant of solitaire, played with two decks of cards.
  • A breed of chicken originating in Turkey, kept primarily in gardens for ornamental reasons. See:
  • Derived terms

    * sultana * sultanate

    See also

    * sultana bird

    References

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    sultanic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of or relating to a sultan or a sultanate.
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