viziership

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n viziership the position of vizier
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Viziership the office of a vizir
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ar. wazīr, a porter—wazara, to bear a burden.

Usage

In literature:

Ibrahim had for years been treated by Soliman more as a brother than as a dependent, which, in spite of his Grand Viziership, he was in fact.
"Great Pirate Stories" by Various
Was his viziership to last but a few short hours?
"Wagner, the Wehr-Wolf" by George W. M. Reynolds
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