hakim

1 [hah-keem]
noun (esp. in Muslim countries)
1.
a wise or learned man.
2.
a physician; doctor.
Also, hakeem.


Origin:
1575–85; < Arabic hakīm wise, wise man

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hakim

2 [hah-keem]
noun
(in Muslim countries) a ruler; governor; judge.

Origin:
1605–15; < Arabic hākim governor

Hakim

[hah-keem]
noun
a male given name.
Also, Hakeem.
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hakim or hakeem (hɑːˈkiːm, ˈhɑːkiːm, hɑːˈkiːm, ˈhɑːkiːm)
 
n
1.  a Muslim judge, ruler, or administrator
2.  a Muslim physician
 
[C17: from Arabic, from hakama to rule]
 
hakeem or hakeem
 
n
 
[C17: from Arabic, from hakama to rule]

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