chieftain
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈtʃiːf.tən/, /ˈtʃiːf.tɪn/
Noun

chieftain (plural chieftains)

  1. A leader of a clan or tribe.
  2. (by extension) A leader of a group.
    The robber chieftain divided up the spoils.
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