A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EMIR

Thu, 9 Sep '21
Mohammed bin Thani was the first one for Qatar
Sun, 22 Aug '21
Title meaning "commander"
Mon, 21 Jun '21
Mideast bigwig
Tue, 23 Feb '21
Leader of an oil-rich land, maybe
Mon, 1 Feb '21
Qatari leader
Sun, 31 Jan '21
Sheik's peer
Wed, 13 Jan '21
Leader in a kaffiyeh