seraskier

Seraskier

Se*ras"kier\, n. [Turk., fr. Per. ser head, chief + Ar. 'asker an army.] A general or commander of land forces in the Turkish empire; especially, the commander-in-chief of minister of war.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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