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OTHER SCRIPTS: বেগম (Bengali, Assamese), بیگم (Kashmiri Nastaliq, Urdu, Shahmukhi), బేగం (Telugu), बेगम (Hindi), ବେଗମ (Odia), ਬੇਗ਼ਮ (Gurmukhi)
OTHER FORMS: Begam (Hindi, Urdu), Begüm (Turkish)
Meaning & History
From Persian بیگم (beygom)
, Urdu بیگم (begam)
, and Hindi बेगम (begam)
all meaning "lady, madam"; used as a royal title for Muslim females in Central and South Asia. It is the female equivalent of the Turkic Beg