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I'm very new to GoT and I'm still struggling to put the characters together. When her handmaiden is teaching Daenerys how to please her hew husband she called her something - "Ceici"?

Where does this name come from?

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Not sure what you're getting at. Are you talking about her title of "Khaleesi"? –  TylerShads Jun 7 '13 at 13:26
    
Which episode was this? –  Tom77 Jun 7 '13 at 13:54
    
@Tom77 S1E2 I believe –  Liath Jun 7 '13 at 14:25

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Doreah and the rest of the hand maidens and Dothraki call Daenerys "Khaleesi", since she is the wife of Khal Drogo. It roughly means queen in the Dothraki language.

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A khaleesi is a wife of the khal. This does not roughly translate to queen, since the khal is a warlord or a commander. The title is an act of respect, as is ser or lady in westeros.

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no, the question here is where the word comes from. the flagged answer assumes an incorrect assumption that khaleesi means queen. –  kicker86 Jun 18 '13 at 14:36

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