Part of speech: noun

A Persian king or ruler.

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Usage examples "shah":

  1. The avowed object of the Emperor was to enable the Shah of Persia to make an important diversion, with 80, 000 men, in, the eastern provinces of Russia. - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
  2. Thinks he's the Shah of Persia and we're dirt under his feet! - "The Head Girl at the Gables", Angela Brazil.
  3. How much will anybody give Bedreddin Shah for his prospect? - "Jimgrim and Allah's Peace", Talbot Mundy.