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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sheikh /ˈʃik, ||ˈʃek ||/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sheik n.  The head of an Arab family, or of a clan or a tribe; also, the chief magistrate of an Arab village. The name is also applied to Mohammedan ecclesiastics of a high grade. [Written also scheik, shaik, sheikh.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the leader of an Arab village or family [syn: sheik, tribal
          sheik, tribal sheikh, Arab chief]