Definition of malik in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːlɪk


  • (In parts of South Asia and the Middle East) the chief of a village or community.
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    • In Khakhi village, we meet with a group of four maliks, or village leaders.
    • The tribal elders, or maliks, have already signalled their willingness to take part.
    • If he is big man - a malik - he may have rocket launcher and anti-aircraft gun.


from Arabic, active participle of malaka 'possess or rule'.

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