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Usage examples for Majid

  1. 333 Bab Majidi, or Gate of the Sultan Abd al- Majid at Al- Madinah, i. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  2. Upon application to Sayd bin Majid he at once generously permitted us to use his canoe for any service for which we might require it. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  3. Where is Sayd, the son of Majid – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  4. 324 Abd al- Majid Sultan, his mahmil turned back by robbers in Arabia, i. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  5. " Sayd, the son of Majid who came from Ujiji, hath told us of the road that the white man took, that he had arrived at Ujiji safely, and that he was on his way back to Unyanyembe. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  6. Close to him lived a neighbour in similar circumstances, who was a soldier of Seyd Majid with whom Mabruki, who was of a quarrelsome disposition, had a feud, which culminated in the soldier inducing two or three of his comrades to assist him in punishing the malevolent Mabruki, and this was done in a manner that only the heart of an African could conceive. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  7. Shaykh Majid is said to have been a Syrian saint, to whom Allah gave the power of looking upon earth, as though it were a ball in his hand. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  8. Sayd bin Majid had stated that his canoe would carry twenty- five men, and 3, 500 lbs. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  9. Sayd bin Majid previous to his departure, had left orders that we should be permitted to use his canoe for our homeward trip, and Moeni Kheri kindly lent his huge vessel for the same purpose. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  10. Sayd bin Majid was the father of the gallant young man whom I saw at Masangi, and who fought with me at Zimbizo, and who soon afterwards was killed by Mirambo's Ruga- Ruga in the forest of Wilyankuru; and, knowing that I had been there, he earnestly desired to hear the tale of the fight; but they had all friends at Unyanyembe, and it was but natural that they should be anxious to hear of what concerned them. – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  11. The Bab Majidi, or Gate of the Sultan Abd al- Majid stands in the centre of the Northern wall; like its portico, it is unfinished, but its present appearance promises that it will eclipse all except the Bab al- Salam. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  12. However, a dinner cooked by Kareem Majid was an achievement more worthy of a Goanese than a Mohammedan, and none who dined at the Brights' was ever the worse. – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi

Rhymes for Majid