Sentence Examples


  • A new emir was appointed, but he died within a few months.
  • Mer y remained in the hands of Persia until 1787, when it was captured by the emir of Bokhara.
  • The emir on his installation takes an oath of allegiance to the British Crown, and accepts the position of a chief of the first class under British rule.
  • A fixed portion is paid by the emir to the British government.
  • In 799 the Balearic Islands had been handed over to Charles, and a long warfare was carried on both by sea and land between Frank and Saracen until 810, when peace was made between the emperor and El-Hakem, the emir of Cordova.