Usage examples for pasha

  1. Nahoum Pasha had also a rich sense of grim humour. – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  2. Once I was sent by the Turkish police to track an escaped pasha who had fled on one of Timar's ships to Hungary. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  3. But because the Pasha held three hundred prisoners, and the United States only a paltry hundred, the Pasha was to receive sixty thousand dollars. – Jefferson and his Colleagues A Chronicle of the Virginia Dynasty, Volume 15 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Allen Johnson
  4. The Pasha took them under his protection, and on the 14th January, 1856, the " Queen" steamer was despatched from Bombay, with orders to assist the government and to suppress the contest. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  5. Yes, that is it, Pasha; that is what the Effendi's cook showed me. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  6. Here the conversation ended, and the two friends reached the tents, just as the new pasha was coming out to receive his predecessor, Ali Pasha. – The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  7. The garrison consisted of six and a half battalions under Khulussi Pasha, and the wreckage of five battalions already badly beaten by Gurko's column. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  8. And the name of that man is Gordon Pasha. – The Story of General Gordon by Jeanie Lang
  9. Who is the Pasha? – The Bible in Spain by George Borrow
  10. Yes there is, there is the church, replied the Pasha, there you can hold your meeting. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  11. As for Enver Pasha, may Erlik seize him! – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  12. " Well, that's some name, all right," says I. " Now the next item, Pasha, is this, What set you to prowlin' around the home of one McCabe?" – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  13. And so, in the hearts of the people of the Soudan, Gordon Pasha still lives. – The Story of General Gordon by Jeanie Lang
  14. Claridge Pasha- she was thinking of him! – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  15. I talked much with the Pasha. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée
  16. Elmansour determined to attack the Sudan and sent four hundred men under Pasha Djouder, who left Morocco in 1590. The Songhay, with their bows and arrows, were helpless against powder and shot, and they were defeated at Tenkadibou April 12, 1591. Askia Ishak, the king, offered terms, and Djouder Pasha referred them to Morocco. – The Negro by W.E.B. Du Bois
  17. A few years more gave the Allies an unexpectedly complete victory and brought back Turkhan Pasha to the outskirts of diplomacy and politics. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon