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Usage examples for Rahman

  1. He is not El Herir but Er Rahman and his heart over- flows with mercy as his purse does with small coins. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford
  2. The Patriarch on his return told his tale, but the fame for justice and wisdom of the would- be descendant of Solomon was so great that, far from being credited, the Turkish Government, who attributed the failure of the negotiation to the unfitness of their agent, soon after despatched a mission on a larger scale, together with numerous and costly presents, under the orders of an experienced and trusty officer, Abdul Rahman Bey. – A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia With Some Account of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People by Henry Blanc
  3. The Shah, on the representation of the Meshed religious authorities, addressed a remonstrance to the Amir Abdul Rahman Khan, who, being a strong and wise ruler, made reparation. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  4. The other was the Tarikh al- Sudan, the chronicle of the Western Sudan, written by Abd al- Rahman as- Sadi about the beginning of the seventeenth century. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  5. The present ameer has been on the throne only since the death of his father, the ameer Abdur Rahman in October, 1901, and for several months there was considerable anxiety as to what policy the young man, Habi Bullah Khan, would adopt. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  6. It seemed that that scoundrel Rahman had taken back word that I was killed. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  7. I could go down and get a bear and be back again while I am thinking of it; ' then to Rahman 'No, come along; we will have a look through that wood anyhow. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  8. I did a bit of bombing, too, in the campaign against Sheik Abd el Rahman in 1913." " Yes, so I have heard. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  9. After that we had some level marching into the village of Rahman and by this time the snow was only lying in patches. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  10. But, remembering himself, he replied in an even tone: No sum will purchase her, Rahman ben Zuhdi. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  11. The Ameer Abdur Rahman G. C. B., died in October, 1901, and was peacefully succeeded by his eldest son, Habi Bullah Khan, G. C. M. G. There is no doubt as to what Lord Curzon knows and believes concerning the aggressive policy of Russia in Asia, because, shortly before he was appointed viceroy of India, he wrote an article on that subject for a London magazine, which is still what editors call live matter. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  12. In that interval difficulties had arisen with Abdur Rahman but on July 20 the British authorities at Cabul publicly recognised him as Ameer of Northern Afghanistan. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  13. Fortunately, this was not the light in which Abdur Rahman viewed the incident. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  14. In addition to these, we must not forget the Sheik Abd el Rahman still locked a prisoner in the cabin that for some days had been his swift- flying prison- cell of torment. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  15. Clearly the Russians misunderstood Abdur Rahman – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  16. The Arab had just risen from the sand, near the unconscious, in- drifting form of the Sheik, Abd el Rahman – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  17. By order of the English, who were paying him subsidies, Ameer Abdur- Rahman was obliged to resent this and petition their assistance. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  18. 14 Abd al- Rahman tomb of, ii. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton

Rhymes for Rahman