Sentence Examples


  • A new emir was appointed, but he died within a few months.
  • It derives its name from the Seljuk emir who took Tralles, and is the richest and most productive province of Asiatic Turkey.
  • 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.
  • Mer y remained in the hands of Persia until 1787, when it was captured by the emir of Bokhara.