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Definition of the noun khanate

What does khanate mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: khanates

  1. the realm of a khan
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • more generic words: demesne / domain / land = territory over which rule or control is exercised
  2. the position of a khan

Alternative definition of the noun khanate

noun

  1. A region or place ruled by a khan.

Place

Khanate, or Khaganate, is a Turkish-Mongolian-originated word used to describe a political entity ruled by a Khan or Khagan. In modern Turkish, the word used is kağanlık or hanlık and in modern Azeri of the republic of Azerbaijan, xanlıq. In Mongolian the word khanlig is used, as in "Khereidiin Khanlig" meaning the Khanate of the Kerait. This political entity is typical for people from the Eurasian Steppe and it can be equivalent to tribal chiefdom, principality, kingdom or even empire.

  • also known as 한국, 汗國

Group

Khanate was an extreme doom metal supergroup that brought together James Plotkin and Alan Dubin, two members of the defunct band OLD, as well as Tim Wyskida and Stephen O'Malley )) fame).

Music

"Khanate": Khanate is the debut album by Khanate. The album was released in 2001 through Southern Lord Records.

  • also known as Khanate (album)
  • genre: Doom metal
  • released in (15 years ago)

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Khanate

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Google previewIstoričeskaja Ėtnografija Tuvincev (1980)

by Sevʹi͡an Izrailevich Vaĭnshteĭn

*3 The Djungar khanate is the name given to the empire of the Western Mongols (Oirats and Djungars). In the seventeenth century the Eastern Mongols ( Khalkhas and others) were forced into submission between the rival powers of the ...

Google previewRed Sun Magazine Issue 3 (2017)

by Aeryn Rudel, Michael Nethercott, Jason Duke, Tara Calaby, Richard Zwicker, Andrew Muff, N.M. Lombardi, Failbetter Games

Chris Gardiner, Narrative Director We tend to wear our historical influences on our sleeves the Khanate is an extrapolation of medieval Mongolia, Visage is influenced by Egyptian mythology. For a lot of our ports, the inspiration tends not to be ...

Google previewInsurrection (1990)

by David Weber, Steve White

Theoretically, the Khanate is an absolute monarchy, but the district governors are practically autonomous as long as they follow the Khan's policy guidelines.

Google previewHistory of Russia from the Earliest Times to 1882 (1882)

by Alfred Rambaud

The khanate is an almond-shaped valley two hundred and fifty-seven kilometers in length and about one hundred and five in width, surrounded on all sides by lofty mountains, those to the south rising to a height of from fifty-seven hundred to ...

Google previewA History of Russia (1882)

From the Earliest Times to 1880 by Alfred Rambaud

The khanate is an almond-shaped valley two hundred and fifty-seven kilometers in length and about one hundred and five in width, surrounded on all sides by lofty mountains, those to the south rising to a height of from fifty-seven hundred to ...

Google previewThe International Cyclopedia (1890)

A Compendium of Human Knowledge

A khanate is a principality. K/iagan means "khan of khans," but has seldom been applied. The word khan is probably of the same origin as king (q.v.). KHANDESH' . See Candeish. KHANG-HI, orKANG-Hr, 1654-1722; second emperor of China ...

Google previewLibrary of Universal Knowledge (1880)

A Reprint of the Last (1880) Edinburgh and London Edition of Chambers' Encyclopaedia, with Copious Additions by American Editors

A khanate is a prinei polity. Khagan meaus "khan of khans," but has seldom been applied. The word khau is probably of the same origin as king (q.v.). KIIANDESH'. See Candeish, ante. KHANQ-HI, or Kang-Hi, 1654-1722; second emperor of ...

Google previewConspiracy of Shadows (2004)

by Keith Senkowski

The Great Khanate is a vast country that is covered by all sorts of terrain. It is home to taiga, tundra, steppes, hilly regions, mountains, fertile valleys, and even an inland sea. The lands that it has dominated in Polian are generally either great ...

Google previewThe Silk Road Encyclopedia (2016)

by Su-il Jeong

In the second half of the 16th century, the flourishing Kashgar Khanate toppled the kingdom of Uyghurstan, thus seizing East Turkistan.

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Scrabble value of K5H4A1N1A1T1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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