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Definitions of Sai

  1. See Capuchin, 3 ( a).
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Usage examples for Sai

  1. Or resui princes, or sui pages, Or sai parler trestous langages; Autre ore sui viex et chenus, Or resui jones devenus. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  2. 429 Sai Al-, the ceremony so called, ii. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  3. And note that when so ever I sai bredeth, it signifieth the space of the middest from Southe to Northe, and saiyng length, that whiche is from weste to Easte. – Machiavelli, Volume I The Art of War; and The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
  4. On another occasion, as an old woman was sweeping the hall with a short broom, which brought her nearly down upon all fours, Sai who was hidden under the sofa, suddenly leaped upon her back, where he stood in triumph. – Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  5. The mandarin now opened his wooden chest and drew forth the Great Book of Magic he had stolen from Haot- sai – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  6. When the Sai rite is performed, as it should be, by a pedestrian, he mounts the steps to about the height of a man, and then turns towards the temple. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  7. The Dewars themselves trace their origin from a Binjhia named Gopal Rai, who accompanied Raja Kalyan Sai of Ratanpur on a visit to the Court of Delhi in Akbar's time. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  8. Father, gradation of terms signifying, 171. Feast- days, Shinto, 103, 137: Fencing, Japanese, an example of antipodal action, 7- 8. Festival of the dead, dances of the, 202. Festival- processions, Shinto, 103. Festivals of the Ujigami, 84, 137, 140- 142; laws as to presents at boys', 165: Shin- Sho- Sai 245; temple, 84, 459. Feudalism, Japanese so- called, 230- 238, 253. Flower- arrangement, art of, 358- 359. Flower- daughter, the, 64. Food, the use by ghosts of, 29- 30; offerings of, to the dead, 29- 30, 45; offerings to the gods, 53 n. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  9. Certainly none but a pilgrim could guess that the author refers to the rites called Al- Umrah and Al- Sai or the running between Mounts Safa and Marwah. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  10. I ask my readers now to compare the 'tep- sai' with the 'finger- print' alongside it, and to say whether the tep- sai could afford any means of identification by comparison with another blot from the same finger. – The Origin of Finger-Printing by William J. Herschel
  11. The process abridged is, Four days indigo and a small quantity of sai gee. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  12. This suited the mandarin very well; but before he left China he stole the Great Book of Magic that belonged to the wise magician Haot- sai – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  13. On one occasion, Sai as the panther was called, finding the lad sitting upright on the step fast asleep, lifted his paw, and gave him a blow on the side of the head, which knocked him down, and then stood wagging his tail, as if enjoying the mischief he had done. – Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  14. The fellow had sailed on the feast day of Sai Kao because on that day the Likin or native customs were closed. – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  15. He's obliged to be in Lunnun to- day, sir, but he towld me to sai to you, sir, that you're to taik everythink in the 'ouse you want, sir. – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott

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