Eastern Syriac :ܫܝܼܚ
Western Syriac :ܫܺܝܚ
Eastern phonetic :' šiḥ
Category :noun
[Humanities → Geography → Countries]
English :a sheikh , the head of an Arab family / clan / tribe , an Arab chief , an Arabic title of respect ;
French :un cheikh , le chef d'une famille / d'un clan / d'une tribu arabe , un chef arabe , un titre de respect (arabe) ;
Dialect :Eastern Syriac

Cf. ܫܲܝܟ݂, ܫܝܼܘܼܚ

this word is of Arabic origin ; also ܫܹܝܚ

mot d'origine arabe ; aussi ܫܹܝܚ