Usage examples for nadir

  1. Nadir Sharif smiled disarmingly. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  2. It may be that the Moullas were made to understand that, just as the Chief Priest had risen at a great assembly before Nadir Shah, and advised him to confine himself to temporal affairs, and not to interfere in matters of religion, so similar sound advice in the reverse order was given for their guidance. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  3. He turned to Nadir Sharif. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  4. From nadir to zenith the mystic light shivered and sheeted. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  5. He appears to have been an even greater and better man than his predecessor, Najib- ud- daulah, over whom he had the advantage in point of blood, being at once a descendant of the Arabian prophet, and a member of the Saffavi house, which had been removed from the throne of Persia by the usurpation of Nadir Shah. – Fall-of-the-Moghul-Empire-of-Hindustan by Keene, H. G. (Henry George)
  6. The zenith is naturally associated with heaven and the nadir with earth. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  7. Nadir Sharif smiled again. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  8. Nadir Sharif paused for a moment and then continued. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover