Associations to the word «Nawab»

Wiktionary

NAWAB, noun. A deputy ruler or viceroy in India.
NAWAB, noun. A title given by courtesy to other persons of high rank in the East.

Dictionary definition

NAWAB, noun. A governor in India during the Mogul empire.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats