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sahib or saheb (ˈsɑːhɪb, ˈsɑːhɛb)
(in India) a form of address or title placed after a man's name or designation, used as a mark of respect
[C17: from Urdu, from Arabic çāhib, literally: friend]
saheb or saheb
[C17: from Urdu, from Arabic çāhib, literally: friend]

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