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Usage examples for Wazir

  1. However, jealousy of him abode in his heart and he acquainted the Wazir who hid it not and sent him money. – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  2. Our own soldiers soon came shouting and saying they must have half a rupee a day for food, which my husband thought it wise to give, though the wazir at Makalla had said he was to give nothing. – Southern Arabia by Theodore Bent Mabel Bent
  3. Another is a testament of an ancient Persian king to his Wazir – Iranian Influence on Moslem Literature, Part I by M. Inostranzev
  4. Then she bade set the Wazir on a beast and bear him to the desert whither he had caused her to be borne, and leave him there without provaunt or water; and she said to him, " An thou be guilty, thou shalt suffer the punishment of thy guilt and die in the desert of hunger and thirst; but an there be no guilt in thee, thou shalt be delivered, even as I was delivered." – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  5. " Nor," continued the Wazir O king of the age, is this stranger than the story of the Richard who lost his wealth and his wit." – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  6. The wazir had a daughter of the age of fourteen or fifteen years, very handsome and accomplished, perfect in writing and reading. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  7. When the Wazir heard these words, his heart fluttered and his joints were loosened and he rose to his feet of his fear. – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  8. He held counsel with his sons and with the wazir and frequently he would turn to the marble screen off the right side of the throne and discuss a petition with someone waiting behind it. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  9. Wazir Humayun led the Hunza crowd, and Wazir Taifu the Nagar. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  10. Then she warned him of that which awaited strangers entering the town and said to him, " I like not this for thee and I fear mischief for thee from these questions that the Wazir hath appointed for addressing the ignorant." – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  11. So he said to the Eunuch, " Turn the mule's head and return, for I am King Azadbakht and in very sooth I will marry her myself, inasmuch as Isfahand her sire is my Wazir and he will accept of this affair and it will not be hard to him." – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  12. In those days the land was ruled, they say, by a Christian chief called Kin, whose Wazir Wharrah, was the terror of all men. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  13. When we had eaten, the treasurer reappeared, bearing the Amir's command, that we should call upon his Wazir the Gerad Mohammed. – First Footsteps in East Africa or, an Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
  14. Wazir Taifu I did not get to know so well, as the Nagar Levies were left behind at Mastuj, when we went on from there to Chitral. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  15. Quoth the Wazir What is the weight of the elephant?" – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  16. Khiradmand had been the Wazir of his majesty's father, and when the king was heir- apparent he had loved him; moreover, he was wise and zealous. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  17. The Wazir was an old, faithful servant, and wise; his name was Khiradmand, a name self- significant. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  18. So he called the Wazir and bade him tell the tale. – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  19. I accordingly ordered the wazir to be carried to prison. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli

Rhymes for Wazir