Sentence Examples

  • The population is generally divisible into I The fellahin or peasantry and the native townsmen.
  • Camp was formed at Omdurman and a new force of some 8000 fighting men collected - mostly recruited from the fellahin of Arabi's disbanded troops, sent in chains from Egypt.
  • In January 1883, Major-General Sir Evelyn Wood, VC., was given 200,000, and directed to spend it in raising a fellahin force of 6ooo men for the defence of Egypt.
  • The regeneration of the fellahin army dates from that epidemic.
  • Ten thousand fellahin, collected in March 1883, mainly from Arabis former forces, set out from Duem, 100 m.

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